The beautiful Upper Sacramento River has been putting up a good
defense right now and the fishing has been tough, but if you are going
to fish this river, the best times have been early morning and late
evening. Good hatches have been coming off right before dark and that is
your best time for dry fly fishing. Wet wading has been battling the
hot temps, so be sure to bring wet wading gear. Hot flies have been LBS
(little black stuff): micro mays, midges, dark lords, and small pheasant
tails, also try throwing prince nymphs and copper johns.
on the Pit, it has been fair to good. Expect caddis patterns and small
mayfly patterns to get munched on. Try taking the indicator off a high
sticking the pockets to detect the strike better.