Sacramento River salmon fishing Dave Jacobs August 19, 2016 Fishing Report, Trophy Fish Sacramento River salmon fishing. The best Sacramento River salmon fishing is still to come! The peak season is typically late August and all of September, but with the slow start to the run many feel the salmon run will go well into late October. The Sacramento River salmon fishing has been starting to get much better as new chrome, hard fighting bright king salmon are being caught more frequently the last few days. Sacramento River salmon fishing guide. Now is the time to book the best Sacramento River salmon fishing guide as the peak season is days away and to get the best guides on the Sacramento River now is the time to book. Dave Jacobs Professional Guide Service is available to guide your large or small group seven days a week in August, September and October. Sacramento River salmon fishing tips. Some of the best Sacramento River salmon fishing tips can be found here weekly as we go out and target Sacramento River king salmon daily. The best bet right now with the new fresh arriving king salmon has been a fresh sardine wrapped plug like the Brad’s Killer Fish plug in the KF-15 and KF-16 sizes. The roe/puffball bite has been overall pretty slow for the last several weeks and should improve as some of the salmon begin to lay down in the deep cold Sacramento River below Anderson Ca. Sacramento River king salmon. This weeks Sacramento River king salmon picture is courtesy of guide Dave Jacobs of Professional Guide Service. Pictured is 84 year old Ed Watson and guide Dave Jacobs with a large 29 pound Sacramento River king salmon caught on a Brads Killer Fish plug in late August. Ed is no stranger to big Sacramento River king salmon, he has been guiding out with the best Sacramento River guides since 1967. Redding.com August 19, 2016 fishing report. Click here for Redding.com August 19, 2016 fishing report. visitredding.com August 19, 2016 Sacramento River salmon fishing report. Click here for visitredding.com August 19, 2016 fishing report.