Sacramento River Rainbow Trout Fishing Report May 25, 2014 Dave Jacobs May 25, 2014 Sacramento River fishing reports SACRAMENTO RIVER CONVENTIONAL RAINBOW TROUT FISHING REPORT MAY 25, 2014 The Sacramento River rainbow trout fishing report is as follows. Current Sacramento River releases from Keswick dam are 8000 cfs. The rainbow trout fishing Memorial Day weekend was crowded. Wild rainbow trout fishing near Redding, California remained solid for both conventional light spin tackle fishermen and Fly anglers. Sacramento River rainbow trout fishing guides Dave Jacobs reports good drift fishing on light spin tackle from Redding, California downriver through Red Bluff, California. Best conventional fishing methods have been side drifting small hand tied glo bugs in various egg color combinations. Side drifting small gold or silver flatfish lures in the f-4 and f-5 sizes. Back trolling small hot shot lures in various colors have also worked. #50 and #70 sizes working best as reported by Sacramento River fishing guide Dave Jacobs. Wild rainbow trout have averaged one to three pounds. Larger four and five pound trout have been mixed in. May and June are top trout producing months to fish.