Sacramento River salmon fishing guide Dave Jacobs November 21, 2016 Trophy Fish Sacramento River salmon fishing guide. Find more Northern California fishing updates from Sacramento River salmon fishing guide Dave Jacobs at redding.com. Much needed rain has returned to the Sacramento River valley bringing the Sacramento River up to un fishable levels this week. The Sacramento River has blown out for this upcoming week bringing all of our salmon fishing trips to a halt. With Sacramento River tributaries like Cottonwood and Cow creek pumping pure mud into the system the chances of getting a day of salmon fishing in this week are very low. Salmon fishing was very slow up until this current storm with just a couple of boats out producing very few Late Fall king salmon. The salmon we did bring in late this week were large and in great shape. We will resume our Late Fall salmon fishing trips after the Thanksgiving Holiday if river levels recede and clear by the weekend. Sacramento River Late Fall king salmon. Pictured today is another Sacramento River Late Fall king salmon guide Dave Jacobs picked up before this most recent storm. Sardine wrapped Brad’s Killer Fish plugs were the ticket this week for salmon in the high twenty pound class.