Lahontan Reservoir June Fishing Report

Lahontan Reservoir - Silver Springs, NV


by Lahontan State Recreation Area
6-9-2020

Weekly Water Temperature: 65 degrees 

Wiper/ White Bass: Wiper and White bass have come out in force. These fish give a good fight for their size and can be caught on every cast. Try using flashy or bright colored lures and keep the bait moving. Anglers reporting 50+ fish a day. 

Catfish: Catfish are being reported all around the lake. Anglers are having a lot of luck at Beach 4, 6, 8, 10, 21 ( Dam side day use area), and Overlook on the Hwy 50 corridor. Use worms or cut bait. 

Walleye: Walleye activity is on the rise with some anglers reporting 5 + pound fish from shore. Use bright colored jigs and gold colored lures 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 corm worms or bread balls. 

Crappie/ Largemouth Bass: Crappie have been reported in small numbers near brush piles and submerged logs mostly near the Dam at the day use area and Virginia Beach. Try using brightly colored jigs or worms. Largemouth bass are being reported in small numbers close to the Dam and boat ramps. Try using colored baits.



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