Nevada's Newest State Park. Walker River State Rec. Area

Walker River - Yerington, NV (Lyon County)


by Nevada Department of Wildlife
8-20-2018
Website

Very exciting news... our friends at Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources announced today that Nevada’s newest state park, the Walker River State Recreation Area, will officially open to the public at the Pitchfork Ranch on Saturday, September 22!  Mark that date on your calendar, because you and your family are invited to join Nevada State Parks staff for a special grand opening celebration at the Pitchfork Ranch for a fun-filled day of activities including: Dutch-oven cooking, archery, fishing clinics, nature walks, hay rides, children’s games and a BBQ. NDOW is excited to have staff there helping out!  Take a look through these beautiful pictures for more information about the park. 

Grand Opening information

WHAT: Walker River State Recreation Area Grand Opening
WHEN: Saturday, September 22, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
WHERE: Pitchfork Ranch, 211 East Walker Road, Yerington, Nevada
COST: The park entrance fee is waived for this event.



Next Report >




Next Report >


More Reports

Nevada Department of Wildlife Reports
for Monday, August 20th

Angel Lake: Fishing has Been Good for Fly Fishermen!
Cave Lake: Fair to Good Depending Upon the Time of Day.
Cold Creek Reservoir: Flyfishers Will Do Well on Dry Fly Patterns!
Comins Lake: Largemouth Bass Catch Rates are Good!
Illipah Reservoir: Illipah Reservoir Fishing Report
Jakes Creek Reservoir (Boies Reservoir): Best Fishing is From Float Tubes or Small Boats!
Jiggs Reservoir (Zunino Reservoir): Water Level is Very Low
Ruby Lake NWR: Keeper For Every 4 to 5 Bass Caught!
South Fork Reservoir: Bass Fishing has Been Very Good!
Wild Horse Reservoir: Fishing Continues to be Good for Trout.
Willow Creek Reservoir: Wrapping up the Work on the Dam!
Wilson Reservoir: Expect Good Conditions for Bass!


8-15-2018
FREE FISHING DAY – SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2018   We’re still getting a bit of smoke in from the fires – it...... Read More