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Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Guide in Redding

What are the best fishing trips in Redding?

Why should I book a fishing trip in Redding with Captain Experiences?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 2 trip in Redding: Sacramento River Kings guided by Jacob.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Looking for kid friendly guides / fishing lessons in Redding? Check out our beginner and family friendly guides in Redding.

What types of fishing trips are common in Redding?

River fishing is the most popular type of fishing in Redding.

The most commonly sought after species in Redding are: 1. chinook salmon, 2. striped bass, 3. steelhead, 4. rainbow trout, and 5. brown trout.

The most common fishing techniques in Redding are artificial lure fishing, light tackle fishing, and drift fishing but fly fishing and jigging are popular as well.

How much does a Redding fishing trip cost?

Prices in Redding can range anywhere from about $465 to $1,370, but the average price for a half day trip in Redding is $855. The average price for a full day trip in Redding is $1,035.

Is booking a fishing guide worth the money?

Hiring a guide provides a number of benefits and many choose to book a fishing guide for a combination of experience, local knowledge, convenience, and cost-effectiveness.

Working with experienced fishing guides who know the best local spots and techniques can dramatically increase your odds of a great day. Having someone who is on the water every day and knows the area like the back of their hand is going to give you the best chances of success.

Booking a guide is also more cost effective, especially if you only get out a handful of times per year. When you consider all of the costs you would incur on your own such as the price of a boat, maintenance, insurance, gas, high-quality gear and tackle, repairs, and more, you’ll find that DIY is sometimes not worth the expense.

Even if you’ve got a great setup already in your home waters, booking a guide also provides a great opportunity to experience new techniques, new locations, or even a chance at a new target species to knock off the bucket list.

What month is best for fishing in Redding?

The most popular season for fishing in Redding is summer, and most anglers book their trips 0 days in advance.

Do I need a Redding fishing license and what are the bag limits in Redding?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Redding, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Redding. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Redding.

Popular Types of Fishing In Redding

Redding fishing charters offer a variety of experiences for anglers of all levels. The most common types of fishing charters in Redding are fly fishing, spin fishing, and drift boat fishing.

Fly fishing is a popular choice for those looking for a more challenging and technical experience. Spin fishing is great for beginners or those who prefer a more relaxed approach. Drift boat fishing is perfect for those who want to cover more water and target a variety of fish species.

The most common fish to catch in Redding are rainbow trout, brown trout, steelhead, and salmon. Depending on the season and type of fishing, you may also catch smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, and catfish.

Redding fishing charters often visit landmarks such as the Sacramento River, Whiskeytown Lake, and Shasta Lake. These locations offer stunning scenery and a variety of fish species to target. So, whether you're a seasoned angler or a beginner, there's a Redding fishing charter that's perfect for you.

Other Things To Do In Redding

While Redding fishing charters are a popular attraction, there are plenty of other things to do in this Northern California city. Take a hike in the stunning Shasta-Trinity National Forest, explore the fascinating exhibits at the Turtle Bay Exploration Park, or cool off at WaterWorks Park. For a taste of local culture, visit the Redding Farmers Market or catch a show at the historic Cascade Theatre. And if you're looking for a thrill, head to the nearby Whiskeytown Lake for some water sports. With so much to see and do, Redding is the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts and culture seekers alike.

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