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Lakes Fishing Report

Updated February 9th, 2021


Donner Lake is fishing okay for those who know where the Mackinaw Trout are located. No ice yet. Anglers should try trolling with large sierra spoons, rapallas, or quikfish. Boat ramp is closed due to snow and shore access is limited. 5 trout limit. Donner Lake is currently at 55% capacity.



Lots of snow and ice. There may be parking at the dam, but be prepared to run into high snow levels. Mostly ski and snowmobile accesss. Anglers can try using trout lures and bait, salmon eggs, powerbait, and worms. Boca is currently at 16% capacity.



Boat ramp is snowed in. Quite of bit of snow on the road as well. Mostly 4×4, snowmobile and ski access. Anglers can try using powerbait, worms, and salmon eggs.



Prosser Creek Reservoir has lots of snow and ice around it. There is also solid ice in the Alder Creek Inlet. Anglers can try fishing with trout lures and bait, powerbait, or salmon eggs. Anglers can ice fish with jigs.



Not accessible with a car due to the snow levels. Must have snowmobile or other equipped vehicle.



LOCAL Guides

Jay Clark

Jay Clark Fly Fishing
(530) 414-1655
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Adam Eisenman

Woodgrain Guide Service
(530) 575-8125

Brian Slusser

Orvis Endorsed Guide
(530) 386-0525
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Dan Lecount

(530) 448-9265
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Jim Landis

Bigfly Guide Service
(530) 448-9920
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Matt "Gilligan" Koles

Tahoe's Premier Guide
(518) 225-6587

Lake Guides

Recommended for Donner Lake, Stampede, or Boca

Ed Fisk

Fish Tales Guide Service
(530) 559-7175

Marc Christophel

Christophel's Guide Service
(530) 680-1492

Captain Fish James

Tight Lines Guide Service
(888) 975-0990

Shaun Patrick Rainsbarger

Shaun's Guide Service
(530) 802-4484

Lake Tahoe Guides

Big Mack Charters

(530) 546-4444

Hooked Up Sport Fishing

(530) 546-2221

Tahoe Sport Fishing

(530) 541-5448

Chuck's Charter Fishing

(530) 546-8425

Captain Chris' Charters

(530) 583-4857

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