Fishing Line: Trout are best bet among slim pickings

January 8, 2015 8:15 AM

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Fishing Line: Trout are best bet among slim pickings

▪ AMERICAN RIVER — The closed salmon spawning area of the American River reopened to fishing on Thursday Jan. 1, but fishing was “very, very” slow. There are only a few fish in the Hatchery ladder and few in the holding pond.

▪ FOLSOM LAKE — The lake has risen above 400 feet and the speed limit has been lifted. Bass and catfish are still being caught in the mouths of incoming streams such as New York Creek, but inflows have been decreasing. Drop-shot Robo-worms and drag jigs over rock piles at about 20 to 30 feet deep. T...

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