Topaz Lake Season Opener and Angler Input

Topaz Lake - Gardnerville, NV

Photo Credit: Courtesy of NDOW

by Nevada Department of Wildlife

The season opener at Topaz Lake is January 1. For many families, spending New Year's Day at the lake has become a tradition.

In this week's Nevada Wild, Ashley Sanchez and Aaron Keller sit down with fisheries biologists Kris Urquhart and Chris Crookshanks to talk about fishing conditions on Topaz Lake, an underutilized fishery at the lake, and how anglers can give their input on a year-round season. Buy your fishing license today at and spend your New Year's Day at Topaz Lake!

Nevada Wild is available for download on SoundCloud and iTunes. It also airs on 99.1 FM Talk at 10 a.m. every Sunday morning in Northern Nevada and live online. 

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