Fishing Has Been Fair to Good

Wilson Reservoir - Mountain City, NV (Elko County)

by Nevada Department of Wildlife

The water level is average for this time of year and surface water temperatures have dropped into the low 40’s.  Fishing is fair to good for 12 to 15-inch trout and bass fishing is slow.  Black leeches have been working for both trout and bass. Chironomid patterns are also working for trout. Black or dark green spinners with contrasting spots are working for spin fishermen.  For the most part, the same presentations that are used at South Fork, should work here. 

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Nevada Department of Wildlife Reports
for Wednesday, November 18th, 2020

Lake Mead: Boils Are Popping Up Throughout The Day
Lake Mohave: Striper Boils Are Still Active Throughout The Day
Colorado River - Laughlin: Rainbow Trout Are Keeping Shore Anglers Busy
Kirch Wildlife Management Area: Great Weekend Ahead To Be Out Fishing
Eagle Valley Reservoir: Northern Part of The Reservoir is Covered in Ice
Echo Canyon Reservoir: Rainbow Trout Action Has Been Good
: NDOW Southern Fishing Report