Nevada Fly Fishing
“Although Nevada is widely known as a dry state, it has over 200 ponds, lakes and reservoirs which provide nearly 400,000 surface acres of sport-fishing opportunity. Additionally, both Nevada and Arizona share Lake Mead, North America’s largest reservoir which lies along the Colorado River. Add to this total, more than 500 streams and rivers that span nearly 3,000 fishable miles, and the state offers a wide variety of angling possibilities.” – Nevada Department of Wildlife
contains links to maps and info for Nevada fishing
The East Walker river flows from Bridgeport Reservoir near the town of Bridgeport, California.
The Desolation Wilderness is a 100 square mile federal “wilderness area” directly to the west of Lake Tahoe.
Located on the Duck Valley Indian Reservation, which straddles the Nevada/Idaho border almost due south of Mountain Home, this rainbow trout reservoir offers excellent prospects for large fish, some e
overview of Nevada fishing locations from Fly Fish Nevada
One of Nevada’s greatest fly fishing opportunities is it’s small creeks
Pyramid Lake is the ancestral home of the Lahontan Cutthroat that used to range up the entire range of the Truckee into LakeTahoe and its tributaries.
by Stephen Trafton
resource for Lake Tahoe fishing
Although there is good fishing in the small upper Truckee above Lake Tahoe near South Lake Tahoe, the major fishing occurs below Lake Tahoe between Tahoe City and Reno.
from Nevada Department of Wildlife
Angel Lake, Crttenden Reservoir, Dorsey Reservoir, Jiggs/ Zunino Reservoir, Ruby Lake Reservoir, South Fork Reservoir, Wildhorse Reservoir, & Wilson Reservoir
Bill Creek Reservoir, Big Springs Reservoir, Boulder Reservoir, Carson River, Catnip Reservoir & tribs, Fort Churchill Cooling Ponds, Hobart Reservoir, Lahontan Reservoir, Lake Tahoe, Liberty Reservoi
Pyramid Lake, Truckee River, Little Truckee, East Carson River, East walker River, Davis Lake, Frenchmans Lake, Eagle Lake
Comins Lake, Eagle Valley Res., Echo Canyon. Lake Mead, Lake Mohave, & Wayne Kirch
294 East Moana Lane, #14, Reno, Nevada 89502; (775) 825-FISH
7520 Washington Ave. Ste 140, Las Vegas, NV 89128; (702) 838-6669