About Bay Area Fishing

This Bay Area Fishing website has been around since 1998. Originally, it was set up to provide information about fishing in and around the Northern California area. We have a brand new re-design of our website.  We hope you like it.  Do upload your fishing pictures to share with others.  Please see our terms and policy page if you have any concerns. This site is provided for fishing enthusiasts. We want everyone to be positive…Details
About Bay Area Fishing

Hook, Line And Sinker Basics

Some of the basics that we cover on this site include:

Fishing Equipment Topics

Fishing Equipment Topics

General fishing equipment topics like hook sizes and how to tie fishing line knots

Fishing Season and Time of day

Fishing Season and Time of day

General information on what season and time of day to fish

Techniques and Riggings

Techniques and Riggings

How to’s (i.e. techniques and riggings) and where to fish for specific fish

Watch Online Fishing Videos

Bay Area Fishing Gallery

Fishin’ Link

General Information

  • Bayareafishing@yahoo.com – Email if you have suggestions for links or give feedback on this site.
  • California Department of Fish and Game – Resource of all fishing rules and regulations for the state of California

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Freshwater Fishing

  • Bay Area Bass – Bass fishing technique outlines, fishing reports and big fish pictures
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide – The name says it all!

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Saltwater Fishing

  • USA Fishing – Your saltwater fishing expert! Provides fishing reports for California.
  • Pier Fishing in California – Excellent resource on pier fishing in California.

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