My wife and I were fortunate to have both sets of our parents (and some siblings) join us and our five kids over Thanksgiving week. We rented a house just south of Dunsmuir, CA and by sheer coincidence the house was located on the Upper Sac River. Okay, maybe it wasn’t a coincidence. I’m a #troutbum, after all.
My brother-in-law and I woke up early Tuesday morning and hiked down to the river with the hopes of catching some trout. Anyone who is familiar with the Upper Sac knows that the early morning (i.e., sunup) is basically time for casting practice. Those trout don’t seem to be super active until we’ve got a couple hours of light in and things warm up.Read More