Trophy Salmon Fishing Guides: Sacramento River Salmon Season Set Dave Jacobs May 30, 2017 Trophy Fish Trophy Salmon Fishing Guides:Sacramento River Salmon Season Set. The 2017 Sacramento River trophy salmon fishing season has been set to begin on July 16th 2017. The Sacramento River is famous for its big, bright hard fighting king salmon. The Sacramento River is host to the California State record king a salmon, a unbelievable 88 pounds! With the great winter rains Northern California received anglers will enjoy great river flows for their king salmon fishing season on the Sacramento River. Top Sacramento River salmon fishing guides like Dave Jacobs are booking the very best days for you and your guest to catch a salmon of a lifetime, right here in California! The first salmon season will begin in mid July and build and peak in August, September and October. The second season, the famed Sacramento River Late Fall salmon fishing season will begin in late October and build and peak in November and December. Dave Jacobs Professional Guide Service is available seven days a week for both the Sacramento and Feather River salmon fishing seasons. We will be booking all sized groups both large and small throughout the salmon fishing season with Sacramento River salmon fishing guide Dave Jacobs.