Peninsula Fly Fishers

Yuba River Private Water Fishout | June 4,5, 2022

  • June 04, 2022
  • 8:00 AM
  • June 05, 2022
  • 5:00 PM
  • UC Sierra Foothill Research & Extension Center 8279 Scott Forbes Road Browns Valley, CA 95918
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  • PFF Yuba Private Water Fishout -
    registration opens April 7th

Registration is closed


Registration opens Thursday April 7 ,2022 To All Members

The University of California Regents have granted us access to their private water.  This PFF fishout is a great opportunity to fish for 2 days with other members of the club. Sausage or hot dog style lunch will be provided on Saturday. Be sure to bring plenty of water for this event. The private section has a nice covered picnic area with tables and BBQ's. Private restrooms are next to the parking area.

$55 total per member for 2 days of fishing. 

This event will be limited to 12 attendees


Sierra Foothill Research & Extension Center

8279 Scott Forbes Road Browns Valley, CA

Directions: From Marysville, heading out of Marysville, you will make a right off of B Street (hwy. 20/70) onto highway 20, at that point it is 14.2 miles to Peoria Rd. Make a left on Peoria Rd. and follow the road (it goes to the right) and then turns into Scott Forbes. From Highway 20 to the gate is approximately 3.9 miles. If you miss the gate you will run into the UC buildings – turn around and go back. 

Meeting time: 8AM at the Gate. You will receive a passcode by email for the gate prior to the fishout date.

Fishmasters:  EJ Melzer  650-868-9097(mobile ) and Bob Keane (mobile 650-740-9078) If you want to know more about this great fishery? We recommend you go to the Ecological Angler.  Here your will find a list of recommended flies and some background on the river. The Link below will provide bug information for nymph and dry fly options. .

You can also review the Yuba hatch guide here. Yuba River Hatch Fly Info 10 .pdf

Gear recommended: 4,5,6 weight rods, Floating lines. If you plan to swing, bring along an assortment of sink tips.  This water also provides straight line nymphing opportunities.

Lodging: These locations are copied from another website. Please call them for more information. 

Restaurants: These eateries are copied from another website. Please call for more information

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