Category Archives: Sacramento River

Fishing the Sacramento in the City of Redding

Shot these images of fishermen in Redding from the Sacramento River trail yesterday. Glorious day for a stroll after a Fall rainstorm. Click any to slightly enlarge. Trout fishing inside city limits. It’s Really Redding.

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View salmon at Lake Redding’s fish ladder

Redding has a fish ladder at the dam for Lake Redding that serves to divert water to the Anderson Cottonwood Irrigation canal. It allows salmon and other species get upstream when the dam is up. At the ladder are a … Continue reading

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A Park Marina Vision

Once there was a plan for Redding’s most visible riverfront. Some students envisioned what it might look like. It was a nice idea. View Larger Map “Of the 27 acres in the Park Marina area, 18 acres will be dedicated … Continue reading

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Arches across the Sacramento

Just a lovely detail of two bridges about a hundred years apart. It’s Really Redding.

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The one that got away

Gathered a few images of this fisherman just upstream of the Diestlehorst Pedestrian Bridge yesterday. The fish got away, but not completely. Not from my lens. Gone. That’s how it goes. Still, not such a bad way to spend a … Continue reading

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4 views from the Diestelhorst Bridge

Yesterday’s heavenly weather created spectacular skies over the Diestelhorst Bridge. Here’s the 4 compass points. East, North, West, South. Sometimes you just have to stop and stare. It’s Really Redding.

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Paddle boarding on the Sacramento River in Redding

Our local river is deceptively unforgiving. Yesterday from the Sundial, seeing these two with no life jackets on sent chills. Tourists maybe? I haven’t seen anyone do this here before. Perhaps paddle boarding on the river will be an extreme … Continue reading

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