The lake received a fair amount of snow last weekend

Angel Lake - Wells, NV (Elko County)

by Nevada Department of Wildlife

The lake received a fair amount of snow last weekend, but NDOT plows were busy keeping the road open. No recent report on fishing here, but with winter coming on expect it to be fair to good while there is still open water.  There has been ice forming around the edges of the lake.  Good flies for stripping include mini leeches, crystal buggers, slumpbusters and wooly buggers (size 10 or smaller). Nymphs such as PT’s, hares ears, zebra midges, soft hackles and chironomids fished under indicators should be productive.  Small dark colored spinners with contrasting bright spots have caught trout as well.  As usual, bait anglers seem to have the best luck here with worms.

EAGLE VALLEY RESERVOIR Fishing has been good following recent trout plants. The fish are taking a variety of PowerBait offerings, spinners,...... Read More