fishing

It's a spring cleaning for Woodcreek, Granite Bay sports

Woodcreek and Granite Bay high schools pitched, hit, ran, kicked, splashed and swung their way to six Sac-Joaquin Section championships as the spring sports season finished the 201 ...

Boating, fishing, camping: Memorial Day weekend approaches

Memorial Day weekend is approaching, when families enjoy three days to get away, camp, fish and have fun.Campgrounds near and far, from the refreshing salt air coastal regions up t ...

International Sportsmen’s Expo still growing

It’s mid cold season time, when cabin fever has set in and we’re tired of sitting around and dreaming of things to do in the great out-of-doors.Regular-season football ...

Sturgeon fishing requires patience, but the meat is worth the wait and work

Despite its size and the fact it wouldn’t win any beauty contest, sturgeon offers some of the finest-tasting table fare.We caught a 40-pounder in the Napa River one late afte ...

Water, sunshine bring out stripers, shad

It’s amazing what a little water will do for ya! All the Central Valley rivers are still running extremely high at the moment and that has been an absolute godsend for our fi ...

Throw the big one back, then go get your trophy

When he initially set the hook and cried “fish on,” I thought Auburn’s Dale Milam was snagged. We were drifting quickly downstream and the rod was so doubled over that it see ...

Fall forecast not great for salmon action

With only limited exceptions, all salmon fishing has been closed for a couple of years.   There was no commercial or recreational ocean salmon fishing and there was no rive ...

Grab the sunscreen as summer is here

Some were thinking we might not have a summer this year. There have been just three years in recorded history when 100-degree temperatures were never attained, but 2010 won’t ...

Pick your spot, there's still good fishing to be had

The second major holiday of the summer season has come and gone. That only means that some of the busy weekend activities have decreased.   But the summer heat has definitel ...

Second summer holiday weekend could be a busy one

Storms have ceased and the weather has warmed.   With the looming Fourth of July holiday, expect roads to be crowded as weekend campers and daily recreationists alike all h ...