2018 RV Adventure travel blog

Hat Creek Wild Trout Stream


Fly fisherman

Now you see him.

Behind, in water, is a hiking stick, ski pole. Just started his...

I also use my hiking stick to help retain my balance as...

I see you Mr. Trout. I also use the same type of...

Hat Creek is crystal clear from springs and snow melt.

Hat Creek Wild Trout Stream




Crossed the creek to fish the calmer water on the other side....

Crossed the creek to fish the calmer water on the other side....





White caps are usually formed by something in the water, here it...

Getting to Hat Creek in some places, was challenging.

Through the brush and down the bank. All with rod/reel in hand,...

But once in the water, what a 'Field & Steam' picture.



Just below Hat #2 powerhouse



Below Hat #2 powerhouse was wide open access.



Red-winged Blackbird hiding in the bush

Nest building time.





I see ducks!


Another fly fisherman

Visited this area in June 2015 to hike Lassen Volcanic National Park. Take a look see at those pics.

This trip I planned on Fly Fishing Hat Creek. Thats about all I did was fish. The Trout are still laughing! LOL The Hat Creek Wild Trout Stream was a lot of fun and challenging.

Hat Creek is located in Shasta County in northern California. It originates in Lassen Volcanic National Park and flows north to its terminus in Lake Britton. The Wild Trout Area consists of a three and one-half mile length beginning at the Hat #2 powerhouse and continuing to the rough fish barrier where the creek meets Lake Britton.

All pictures will be of fishing locations prior to actually fishing.

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