Lahontan Reservoir Fishing Report

Lahontan Reservoir - Silver Springs, NV


by Lahontan State Recreation Area
5-11-2020

Water Temperature: 55 degrees

Wiper/ White Bass: Wiper and White Bass have started popping up on sandy beaches near drop offs and ledges. Actively is increasing around 4pm. Try using bright colored or shiny lures.

Catfish: Catfish are being reported all around the lake. Anglers are having a lot of luck at the entrance to the narrows on the Fallon side, and near the dam at overlook. Use worms or cut bait.

Walleye: Walleye actively is on the rise with some anglers reporting 5 + pound fish from shore. Use bright colored jigs and bounce it off the bottom for the best results.

Carp: Carp are being reported everywhere. These fish put up a huge fight and are very fun to catch. Try using corn, worms or bread balls.

Crappie: Crappie have been reported in small numbers near brush piles and submerged logs, mostly near the dam at the day use area. Try using brightly colored jigs or worms.



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