East Carson River Fishing Report

East Carson River (CA) - Markleeville, CA (Alpine County)

The fishing and catching were in Pete & Art Mains favor today while on the East Fork of the Carson. They caught some great looking fish weighing in between 3 1/2 and 4 lbs.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Alpine County

by Doug Busey
7-24-2020
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The rains last weekend muddied up the river for a few days. By Tuesday the river was much clearer and the fish that were planted last week by Alpine County were coming off the bottom to feed.. Orange Powerbait or salmon eggs were most productive. Fly anlgers were had the best success on a cooper jon in the faster waters. The CDFW also planted the river a couple weeks ago with catchable rainbows. For more information, stop by the Carson River Resort.


Good luck on your next fishing adventure. If you have a question or a report in our local fishing area, call the Naw line at 775-267-9722. If you have a photo of your catch, send it to [email protected]. Hope to see you on the waters. Good fishin' and tight lines.


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