A runandgun pattern with just a couple of goto baits was what lifted wade curtiss to the title all the way from 10th place after two days at the rayovac flw series western division event presented by ranger boats at the california delta. A 550foot pier provides access to great fishing in the san joaquin river at antiochoakley regional shoreline, located just upstream from highway 160s nejedly bridge in antioch. There are also many places suitable for bank fishing in the delta, including two public piers in antioch, as well as parks with fishing access. Similar to side 1 of the map, these inset maps show the fishing areas, types of fish to be caught there, boat ramps, marinas, plus major roads and freeways. Freshwatercalifornia sport fishing regulations 20182019 free fishing days july 7 and september 1, 2018 alternate communication formats are available upon request if reasonable accommodation is needed call cdfw at 916 3228911 the california relay service for the deaf or hearingimpaired can be utilized from tdd phones at 800 7352929. Click on the map below to see larger version and the reference link. No warranty is made by the bureau of land management as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of these data for individual or aggregate use with other data.
There are additional local, state and federal laws that may apply to fishing, hunting, and the use of firearms, including the california penal code and california fish and game code, and many local ordinances. Swimming is not allowed at the shoreline park, but fishing, picnicking and kite flying are all favorite pastimes. Navigation maps for the north delta cities and communities of snug harbor, rio vista. It hosts a variety of recreational activities including fishing, hunting, boating and camping. Maps showing the recreation facilities including marinas, resorts and camping in the. East bay regional park district 888 ebparks updated 20200124 central california. You are welcome to fish at 12 swp reservoirs or at 16 designated fishing access sites along the california aqueducts more than 400 miles of open canals. Delta, south delta and the suisun bay areaclick on each graphic for full version. Fish advisories are guidelines that recommend how often you can safely eat fish caught from water bodies in california. Full time guide specializing in sturgeon, striper, and. Our insurance program features policies that were custombuilt for fishing enthusiasts like you.
Each site provides parking, and some sites have restrooms. When boating in the delta, we strongly suggest that all boat captains have a good, current delta map with them on the boat. Delta navigation maps for snug harbor, rio vista, isleton, walnut. Maximum size of 350 mm is based on largest size generally consumed. Best 29 delta fishing charters in stockton, ca with. View maps of current statewide and sitespecific advisories. Please click on a banner or a link for more information. The map shows, depth contours, islands, marinas, boat ramps and many well marked fishing locations. Rouge jet boat with plenty of room for up to six customers per trip.
Delta navigation maps for snug harbor, rio vista, isleton. Isleton bridge is a historic bascule bridge carrying california state route 160 across the sacramento river north of isleton, california, built in 1923. Among the many piscean delights that swim the waters are different types of bass, particularly striped bass, catfish, steelhead, salmon, and sturgeon. California delta frankos fabulous maps of favorite places. Snodgrass slough map sacramento county, california. Great for boating, great road map, includes depth data, fishing hot spots, dining, camping, kayaking, and more. California delta mapsfish n map rio vista ca mappery. Striper, sturgeon, and salmon fishing in the california delta. Delta map expanded with maps uc small farm program. California delta sacramento county ca fishing reports. For a huge page full of the more recent planning map links, go to our even more planning maps page which actually only has about 12 the maps as it has not been updated with the newer research maps. The aqueducts fishing sites begin south of stockton and end near. Sacramento san joaquin delta maps showing elevations.
The delta is formed at the western edge of the central valley by the confluence of the sacramento and san joaquin rivers and lies just east of where the rivers enter suisun bay. Find fishing passport stamping agents in county if you have questions or concerns about fish planting, questions about specific regulations, or questions about where to fish, please contact the regional office that covers the county of interest. The california delta is a series of canals, islands, levees and elevated roads fed by the sacramento and san joaquin river systems. Delta bay marina and rv park 9167775588 located on the delta loop at andrus island. Fly fishing the california delta and the new childrens book where a trout calls home buy them now at your local fly fishing pro shop, amazon or download them on ibooks or kindle. Best are clams, anchovies, nightcrawlers, stink baits, dough baits, sardines, chicken or turkey livers, and bloodworms tackle. Transportation in the delta is changing and outside agencies have been making plans for years now that are just coming to light in the delta. Georeferenced maps are not a substitute for proper preparation and knowledge to travel on public lands. River stage maps realtime nws californianevada river forecast center. The rest of the pros in the top 10 were primarily combining two to three patterns based on the tides or camping out in areas that they knew held. The delta is recognized for protection by the california bays and estuaries policy. The office of environmental health hazard assessment oehha offers over 100 sitespecific advisories for lakes, rivers, bays, reservoirs, and the coast.
Publications regarding fish in the delta and california. Videos fishing cottages rv sites tent sites marina rates maps directions. Spring is the most productive time to target this great game fish, but. What many consider to be a hidden jewel of northern california. Approximate temporal occurrence of fish species in the delta by life. This delta is loaded with smallmouth and spotted bass in the north and the centralwest and southern delta is packed with trophy largemouth everywhere.
To find out where the fishing holes are, go to our fishing holes page. The california delta the california delta is located smack dab in the middle of the san quaquine valley. Purchase the best selling california delta map here. Boat ramps, roads, campgrounds, and facilities identified. A mishmash of sacramento san joaquin delta planning maps. Isleton bridge is situated 6 miles southwest of snodgrass slough. Anglers give their favorite fishing spots and waterways descriptive names which most often you will not find on delta maps and charts. Please check with a local blm field office for the most up to date information and conditions disclaimer. With his 39 years of onthewater experience, his tips and tricks will keep coming to. Fishing for catfish is productive all year, but the summer months are usually best best areas. Delta fishing the delta is home to many different fish and a favorite place for fishermen and women, boys and girls to sit on the banks or the back of a boat and hopefully land that days dinner.
San pablo dam reservoir is often overshadowed by many of the legendary fisheries that surround the area. If you have dreamed of a place where you can catch 2050 fish a day in the three to five pound range and have the opportunity to bag a tenpound fish of a lifetime in the same day. A certain spot on the sacramento river where the hightension electrical power lines cross over the river and become the predominant feature become the power lines as a fishing spot. But when it comes to protecting your boat and fishing gear, boatu. Striped bass can also take these baits, so be prepared. If you want to know the names of the marinas on the different waterways, you will have to use a noaa chart printed 2005 or earlier because noaa removed most of the delta area marinas from their chart starting in 2006, for.
As a result, angler expectations are running high as they look forward to super productive fishing between now and the beginning of winter. To better understand the changes, you might want to note the history of delta travelwaterway names. Position your mouse over the map and use your mousewheel to zoom in or out. Fishing and hunting regulations california department of. About us northern californias premiere guide service. Here is a list of stores that are carrying my books. We are only a couple weeks into the fall and the fishing is very good. The delta, with seemingly endless rock banks, expansive weed flats and. To determine the sport fishing district, use the district definitions listed on pages 27 and 28 and the state map at the end of the book.
These hard fighting fish are usually found in large schools and can be targeted by trolling and vertical jigging using light fishing tackle. Delta waters includes all rivers, sloughs, canals, cuts, forebays, and flooded islands within the area south of interstate 80, west of highway 99, north of interstates 580, and 205, and highway 120, and east of interstate 680. Eastern delta area fishing map withgps the areas of the california delta shown include mossdale, stockton at the south and up to sacramento at the north end, with all the rivers and sloughs in between. The sacramento san joaquin delta region is comprised of 1,600 miles of waterways that provide fishing opportunites for a variety of fish species. Fishing location, species types, kelp weed beds and rocks shown and gps locations. California sacramento delta map showing specific areas of the delta to visit by car or by boat. Learn how californias climate is changing and how these changes are affecting the state. Fishing in california california department of fish and. What to do delta fishing visit the california delta. Fisheries such as clear lake, shasta, berryessa, and the california delta to water temp 5357 the fishing has been pretty good for my clients and i on pedro. Should be reasonably strong, about 15 to 20 pound test line. The sacramentosan joaquin river delta, or california delta, is an expansive inland river delta and estuary in northern california.449 1332 1383 874 902 125 773 660 726 1114 943 259 254 1631 604 549 896 1394 436 611 924 553 869 515 1230 925 279 257 475 325 553 913 834 838 158 238 1428 126 210 1119 58 836