American River Fly Fishing | Pursuit

American River Fly Fishing

Join us for a full day of drift boating and wading while fly fishing the American river. Only a short drive from the San Francisco Bay Area- the American River provides quality year-round fly fishing for a plethora of desirable species. Come find out why so many fly fishers come to California and wine country with fly fishing in mind. If you will be in the San Francisco, Napa, San Jose, Oakland, Sacramento or Redding area on business or pleasure let us connect you with a truly exceptional fly fishing experience. California is a great place to vacation and it is easy to add a fly fishing day to your trip or plan a multi day fly fishing vacation here.

Price Includes:

  • Guide
  • Equipment (rod, reel, flies, and all terminal tackle)
  • Lunch
  • Boots and waders provided on first come first serve basis when needed
  • Drift boat

Please Bring:

Sample Itinerary:

Itinerary and exact times subject to change due to weather conditions, fish behavior, customer interest, and other outstanding factors

  • 8:00 AM Meet and greet with guide
  • 8:15 AM Overview of day & equipment distribution
  • 8:30 AM Casting lesson
  • 9:30 AM Morning fly fishing
  • 12:00 PM Lunch
  • 12: 45 PM Afternoon fly fishing
  • 3:30 PM Last cast
  • 4:00 PM Depart


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Fishing access


American River, CA

   Rancho Cordova, CA

The American River is accessed off Highway 50 near Sacramento. Upon booking, exact directions will be given. There are a number of access points including Negro Bar, American River Parkway(Watt Ave), Rossmoor Bar, Ansell Hoffman Park, River Bend Park etc.

Starting at  $600

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          $600.00/person x 1 guest