Fishing Well in The Glenshire and Hirschdale Areas

Truckee River

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Some notable changes for our area:

7.40 (80) Little Truckee River – Zero trout limit from Stampede Reservoir Dam downstream to Boca Reservoir.

7.40 (87) Martis Creek– Fishing permitted all year now. Permitted from Martis Lake dam downstream to the confluence with the Truckee River. Zero trout limit.

7.40 (88) Martis Lake Tributaries – Fishing permitted all year now. Zero trout limit.

7.40 (112) Prosser Creek – Fishing permitted all year and zero trout limit now. Permitted from Prosser Reservoir dam downstream to the confluence with the Truckee River.

7.40 (153) Truckee River – Zero trout limit now from the confluence of Trout Creek downstream to the mouth of Prosser Creek.


The Truckee River is fishing well in the Glenshire and Hirschdale areas of the river. Anglers are seeing the most success using small mayfly nymphs, san juan worms, midges, jigged prince nymphs, and winter stones.

FLOWS: Tahoe City 106 CFS, Glenshire 124 CFS, Boca Confluence 344 CFS, and Farad Exit 364 CFS

Bugs: Small Mayfly Nymphs, Winter Stones, Red Copper Johns, Midges, San Juan Worms, Jigged Prince Nymphs
Gear:  9′ 5-8wt rod with 9′-12′ 5x leader

More Reports

Mountain Hardware Reports
for Tuesday, February 9th, 2021

Donner Lake: Donner Lake is Fishing Okay
Boca Reservoir: Lots of Snow & Ice
Stampede Reservoir: Boat Ramp is Snowed In
Prosser Reservoir: Has Lots of Snow & Ice Around It
Truckee River: Cold Temps Are Making It A Bit Harder To Move The Fish
Little Truckee River: Access is Tough Right Now

Mountain Hardware Reports
for Monday, December 21st, 2020

Donner Lake: Donner Lake is Fishing Okay For Those Who Know Where The Mac Are
Boca Reservoir: Hasn't Iced Over Yet
Stampede Reservoir: Fishing Well Near The Dam
Prosser Reservoir: Hard to Access Due To Snow
Jackson Meadows Reservoir: Not Accessible With A Vehicle Due to Snow Levels
Pyramid Lake: Shore Anglers Are Seeing Fish Come Closer to Shore Now
Truckee River: Best Fishing is Below Hirschdale
Little Truckee River: May Be Difficult to Get Here