Fishing in Nevada

Nevada offers great fishing opportunities for all anglers year-round. Purchase your Nevada fishing license today, find best fishing sports near you, and more.

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Top Fishing Spots in Nevada

Lake Tahoe State Park
Lake Tahoe is a fishing haven for families. Whether fishing from shore or by boat, anglers can catch brown trout, and lake trout.
Topaz Lake
Rainbow and brown trout abound at this beautiful county park near Carson, Nev.
Wingfield Park
The Truckee River flows through Reno, Nevada offering great fishing opportunities for families, also kayaks, picnic areas, and more.

Common Catches in Nevada

Largemouth Bass
Largemouth Bass
The largemouth bass is the most popular freshwater game fish.
Smallmouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
There is no doubt that the smallmouth bass rivals the largemouth in popularity.
Walleye
Walleye
The walleye is a wide-ranging, North American species that occurs virtually everywhere on the mainland.
Black Crappie
Black Crappie
Crappies are members of the sunfish and the black bass family.
Rainbow Trout
Rainbow Trout
The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms.
Channel Catfish
Channel Catfish
The channel catfish is very highly regarded for its food and sports value.

Types of Fishing in Nevada

Lake & Pond Structures

Lake & Pond Structures

Learn about the structures in lakes and ponds. Learn where to find fish, tips and more.

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Streams & Rivers

Streams & Rivers

River & stream fishing means knowing where the water is moving, and how fish behave in it.

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Reservoirs & Flowages

Reservoirs & Flowages

Get helpful reservoir fishing tips, types of fishing techniques, best times to go and more

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