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What Do Steelhead Feed On In California?

The muscular and beautiful rainbow-colored Steelhead fish is one of the most sought-after fish in North America, especially California. So, what do Steelhead feed on in California? Read on to find out! Their diet mainly consists of smaller forage fish, crustaceans, and zooplankton. However, these fish are notoriously difficult to

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Do You Need A harness For Half Dome?

The Half Dome Hike in Yosemite’s most famous and distinguished climb. Have you ever longed to know how it feels to climb it? What gear will you need? You might also wonder if you’ll need a harness for Half Dome. You might be asking, “Will you need a harness for

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What is the Best Part of Yosemite?

Many places around California are sure to blow your mind in light of their normal magnificence. Yet, Yosemite alone has countless amazing spots that will make it difficult to choose. There are a practically boundless number of activities and sights to find in Yosemite National Park; here, you’ll get to

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What Do You Use For Spring Steelhead?

Steelhead fishing in the spring can range from ice-cold rivers in late February to steelhead spawning grounds in late March and early April, and steelhead returning to the lake in April and May. Excellent anglers will use various methods and baits to adapt and catch more steelhead. Guides employ various

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Can you use Nightcrawlers for Steelhead?

If you had to pick a bait for your steelhead, it would undoubtedly be a large, meaty nightcrawler. This time of year, crawlers are an excellent choice. Consider this: spring’s strong flows frequently wash a buffet of goodies (including worms) into the river, which steelhead eat, of course. Since the

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Is Mariposa a Good Place to Stay When Visiting Yosemite?

Mariposa Country boasts the gold county’s booming green pastures bordered with wildflowers to the Yosemite National Park’s gushing waterfalls. This makes the area one of California’s best destinations. The country’s melting snow can bring a new start to Mariposa as the waterfalls fill the rivers. This opens up opportunities in

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Sacramento River Steelhead Fishing Techniques

Although Northern California has many unique water fisheries, nothing is more versatile than the Sacramento River. This river runs 400 miles and is popular with many freshwater anglers. In addition, the fishing scene in the Sacramento River is well known for its great catches and beauty, making it perfect for

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Is it worth it to hike Half Dome?

The Half Dome hike has been one of Yosemite’s toughest and most unforgettable treks. You’ll get to stroll on some of Yosemite’s best trekking paths, see the Vernal and Nevada Falls, and walk through a shady Sequoia grove on this journey.  So, is it worth it to hike in Half

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How Often Does the Yosemite Valley Shuttle Run?

Driving and parking in Yosemite Valley are as often as not limited or non-existent. For this reason, several visitors park their vehicles near one of the stops and take the shuttle. Getting on and off as you please in affordable and sustainable public transit is the practical way to make

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Where Can I Fish For Halibut In The Bay Area?

If you’re wanting to catch Halibut in California the San Francisco bay area is an excellent place to fish. But one may wonder where exactly in the Bay Area is a good place to fish for halibut? Based on personal experience and some good advice from Bay Tackle in El

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How Long Does It Take To Hike El Capitan Trail?

Yosemite National Park’s El Capitan Trail is a 15-19 mile out and back hike that will take you 10 to 15 hours based on your fitness level. At the El Capitan summit you will see the iconic sights of Taft Point, Dewey Point, Half Dome, Clouds Rest and North Dome.

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