Fishing Records for the State of Nevada



Arctic Grayling
Thymallus arcticus
George Delich
7-1-1978
9 lbs. 5 oz.

Desert Creek
Lyon County, Nevada
Black Crappie
Pomoxis nigromaculatus
Henry Herman
4-23-1967
4 lbs. 2 oz.

Lake Mead
Clark County, Nevada
Bluegill
Lepomis macrochirus
Mike Tahash
9-14-2010
3 lbs. 10 oz.

Colorado River
Clark County, Nevada
Brook Trout
Salvelinus fontinalis
Richard Baker
7-19-1980
5 lbs. 1 oz.
Length: 22.8 in.

Bull Run Reservoir
Elko County, Nevada
Brown Bullhead
Ameiurus nebulosus
Wayne B. Logan
6-2-2004
11 lbs. 11 oz.

Lida Junction Pond
Esmeralda County, Nevada
Brown Trout
Salmo trutta
Dennis Mangum
12-9-1984
27 lbs. 5 oz.
Length: 33 in.

Cave Lake
White Pine County, Nevada
Bull Trout
Salvelinus confluentus
Rex Shelburne
7-9-1985
4 lbs. 6 oz.
Length: 22 in.

Jarbidge River - West Fork
Elko County, Nevada
Channel Catfish
Ictalurus punctatus
Scott Barrett
6-27-2011
32 lbs. 7 oz.
Length: 35.5 in.

South Fork Reservoir
Elko County, Nevada
Coho Salmon
Oncorhynchus kisutch
William Musso
5-9-1974
8 lbs. 12 oz.
Length: 28.5 in.

Lake Mead
Clark County, Nevada
Coho Salmon
Oncorhynchus kisutch
Charles W. Caskey
10-25-1974
8 lbs. 12 oz.
Length: 30.3 in.

Lake Mead
Clark County, Nevada
Common Carp
Cyprinus carpio
Justin Edland
5-3-2005
34 lbs. 10 oz.

Truckee River
Washoe County, Nevada
Cutbow Trout
Lloyd Lowery
4-3-1976
24 lbs. 10 oz.
Length: 36 in.

Pyramid Lake
Washoe County, Nevada
Golden Trout
Oncorhynchus mykiss aguabonita
Don Capps
8-31-1969
15 oz.

Hidden Lakes
Elko County, Nevada
Green Sunfish
Lepomis cyanellus
Keegan Quintana
6-23-2010
15 oz.
Length: 12.75 in.

Battle Mountain High School Pond
Lander County, Nevada
Kokanee Salmon
Oncorhynchus nerka
Dick Bournique
7-31-1973
4 lbs. 13 oz.

Lake Tahoe
Carson City County, Nevada
Lahontan Cutthroat
Oncorhynchus clarkii henshawi
Tim Bayles
2-27-2005
24 lbs. 4 oz.
Length: 33.5 in.

Pyramid Lake
Washoe County, Nevada
Largemouth Bass
Micropterus salmoides
Michael R. Geary
3-8-1999
12 lbs. 0 oz.
Length: 26 in.

Lake Mead
Clark County, Nevada
Mackinaw Trout
Salvelinus namaycush
Robert Aronsen
7-1-1974
37 lbs. 6 oz.
Length: 44 in.

Lake Tahoe
Washoe County, Nevada
Mountain Whitefish
Prosopium williamsoni
Kirill Solovykh
9-11-2011
3 lbs. 9 oz.

Truckee River
Washoe County, Nevada
Northern Pike
Esox lucius
Kelly H. Malaperdas
6-11-1978
27 lbs. 0 oz.
Length: 44 in.

Comins Lake
White Pine County, Nevada
Pumpkinseed
Lepomis gibbosus
Dante Ray
8-2-2009
15 oz.

Peavine Pond
Washoe County, Nevada
Rainbow Trout
Oncorhynchus mykiss
Mike Mott
2-10-2011
16 lbs. 8 oz.
Length: 3.05 in.

Ruby Lake NWR
Elko County, Nevada
Redear Sunfish
Lepomis microlophus
Bill Condon
6-26-2004
2 lbs. 5 oz.
Length: 13.75 in.

Colorado River
Clark County, Nevada
Sacramento Perch
Archoplites interruptus
John Battcher
7-18-1971
4 lbs. 9 oz.
Length: 17 in.

Pyramid Lake
Washoe County, Nevada
Smallmouth Bass
Micropterus dolomieu
Curtis Ockerman
5-31-2010
8 lbs. 11 oz.
Length: 21.5 in.

Sheep Creek Reservoir
Elko County, Nevada
Spotted Bass
Micropterus punctulatus
Dante Ray
4-19-0213
4 lbs. 6 oz.
Length: 19.75 in.

Sparks Marina Park Pond
Washoe County, Nevada
Striped Bass
Morone saxatilis
Allen S. Cole
3-15-2001
63 lbs. 0 oz.
Length: 49 in.

Lake Mohave
Clark County, Nevada
Tiger Muskellunge
Esox masquinongy
Jason A. Edgar
5-2-2002
17 lbs. 10 oz.
Length: 39.75 in.

Barth Pit
Eureka County, Nevada
Tiger Trout
Joe Elegante
3-20-2011
15 lbs. 9 oz.
Length: 28 in.

Ruby Lake NWR
Elko County, Nevada
Walleye
Sander vitreus
Billy Foster
4-10-1998
15 lbs. 4 oz.
Length: 33 in.

Lahontan Reservoir
Lyon County, Nevada
White Bass
Morone chrysops
Greg Ackerman
5-13-1984
4 lbs. 0 oz.
Length: 19 in.

Lahontan Reservoir
Lyon County, Nevada
White Catfish
Ameiurus catus
Jose Mendoza
9-17-2005
17 lbs. 4 oz.
Length: 33.2 in.

Humboldt River
Humboldt County, Nevada
White Catfish
Ameiurus catus
Corey Ryan
6-26-2008
17 lbs. 4 oz.
Length: 31.75 in.

Lahontan Reservoir
Lyon County, Nevada
White Crappie
Pomoxis annularis
David Lorain
6-17-2006
3 lbs. 1 oz.

Rye Patch Reservoir
Pershing County, Nevada
Wiper
Adam Truran
6-6-2009
25 lbs. 9 oz.
Length: 33 in.

Lahontan Reservoir
Lyon County, Nevada
Yellow Perch
Perca flavescens
Warren Todd Goodale
5-23-1987
1 lbs. 8 oz.

Dufurrena Ponds
Humboldt County, Nevada


Arctic Grayling Artwork: IGFA, Black Crappie Artwork: Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife, Bluegill Artwork: Maryland Department of Nature Resources, Brook Trout Artwork: NPS, Brown Bullhead Artwork: Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife, Brown Trout Artwork: Not sure, Bull Trout , Channel Catfish Artwork: Maryland Department of Nature Resources, Coho Salmon Artwork: Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Coho Salmon Artwork: Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Common Carp Artwork: Texas Parks and Wildlife, Cutbow Trout , Golden Trout , Green Sunfish Artwork: Texas Parks and Wildlife, Kokanee Salmon , Lahontan Cutthroat Artwork: Utah Department of Fish and Game, Largemouth Bass Artwork: Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and WIldlife, Mackinaw Trout , Mountain Whitefish , Northern Pike Artwork: Musky County Outfitters, Pumpkinseed Artwork: Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, Rainbow Trout Artwork: NPS, Redear Sunfish Artwork: Arizona Game and Fish Department, Sacramento Perch Artwork: Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, Smallmouth Bass Artwork Courtesy of Wikipedia, Spotted Bass Image Source: Texas Department of Wildlife (not sure), Striped Bass , Tiger Muskellunge Artwork: Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Tiger Trout , Walleye Artwork: Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, White Bass Artwork: South Caronlina Department of Resources, White Catfish Artwork: Maryland Department of Nature Resources, White Catfish Artwork: Maryland Department of Nature Resources, White Crappie Artwork: Texas Parks and Wildlife, Wiper , Yellow Perch Artwork: Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife