Time & Location
About The Event
Important: Call The Fly Shop, Redding to reserve and pay for your place, 530-222-3555 (Ask for anyone at reservation desk to pay.) State that you are with the GCFF group. $150 full day, $90 1/2 day.
Limit of 8 members since Lake is not very large.
GCFF policy requires all participants must have had COVID vaccinations (both, unless J&J vaccine) two weeks prior to the event.
Trip Leaders: Mike Connor, 530-277-1507, Dave Bear 530-798-9868
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Fishout Coordinator: Tom Grant, 530-263-2492
The arrival time is flexible to accommodate both full day and 1/2 day participants. The half-day rate allows fishing for 5 hours.
If the trip leader decides the day is unfishable due to the weather forecast, we'll re-schedule for a later date. This will occur several days prior to the event.
Fish: Plenty of trout (14 - 16"), bass and bluegill
Fishing Strategy: Stripping leach patterns, indicator nymphing, dry dropper combos, poppers for bass, possible dries for trout.
Rods: 4W - 6W
Lines: Floating, Intermediate, sinking.
Leaders / Tippet: 9ft 3X or 4X, with 2-3ft 4X tippet.
Flies: Buggers, nymphs, damsels, dries. Black or shiny dark Pyramid Lake beetle, small black sparkle bugger w/or w/o beadhead. Balance leach under an indicator. Your favorite bass flies, including poppers.
Gear: Float tubes, pontoon boats, Fins, PFD's. Three 14 ft. jon-boats are available for $25/day; make arrangements with The Fly Shop.
Note: Electric boats are permitted. Gas engines prohibited.
Lunch: Bring your own lunch and water. Chair for lunch and social distancing.
Take Pictures: Camera or Phone. AND For the Newsleter
After trip: Please send photos and comments about the trip to the Fish-out Leaders after the trip, so photos and experiences may be shared with members in the next newsletter.