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Best Nevada Fishing Lakes

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Top places to fish for bass, catfish, crappie and more in NV.

Lake Lahontan, Lake Mead, Lake Mohave, Lake Tahoe, Pyramid Lake, Topaz Lake, Washoe Lake and Wild Horse Reservoir are the most popular places for fishing in Nevada, offering anglers the chance to pursue a variety of fish species.

  • Lake Lahontan
  • Lake Mead
  • Lake Mohave
  • Pyramid Lake
  • Wild Horse Reservoir
Best Bass Lakes

Lake Lahontan, Lake Mead, Lake Mohave and Wild Horse Reservoir are considered the best options for largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass. More...

Popular Catfish Lakes

Lake Lahontan, Lake Mead, Lake Mohave, Washoe Lake and Wild Horse Reservoir are favorite options for channel, blue, white and flathead catfish. More...

Top Crappie Lakes

Lake Lahontan, Lake Mead, Lake Mohave and Weber Reservoir are some of the most popular lakes for black and white crappie. More...

Favorite Sunfish-Panfish Lakes

Lake Lahontan, Lake Mead, Lake Mohave, Washoe Lake and Wild Horse Reservoir are popular lakes to fish for bluegill, bream, perch and other sunfish. More...

Best Walleye Lakes

Lake Lahontan is considered the top lake for walleye fishing. More...

Popular Trout Lakes

Lake Lahontan, Lake Mohave, Lake Tahoe and Wild Horse Reservoir are the favorite options for rainbow, cutthroat, brook and brown trout. More...

Top Striper Lakes

Lake Mead, Lake Mohave and the Colorado River are the best options for striped bass and hybrid striped bass. More...

Favorite Salmon Lakes

Lake Tahoe is home to kokanee salmon fishing. More...

Visit the Nevada fishing page for links to information covering a wide variety of fish species and local fishing choices in the state. Visit the Nevada map to identify your best route to these top fishing locations. Look to our sister site for additional information about boating in NV at many of the most popular lakes in the state.

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