Donner Lake - Truckee, CA

Lake Information

Fish Species: Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Mackinaw Trout, Kokanee Salmon, Lahontan Cutthroat



Latest Photos

8-4-2022
15 lbs. 1 oz.
Photo Credit: Shaun's Guide Service
7-13-2022
Caught in January 2018
6-22-2022
6-22-2022

Donner Lake Whoppers

Species Weight Date Report
Mackinaw Trout 25 lbs. 5-15-2020 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 22 lbs. 5-15-2020 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 21 lbs. 6-18-2022 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 20 lbs. 3 oz. 5-15-2020 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 20 lbs. 5-15-2020 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 20 lbs. 5-15-2020 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 18 lbs. 11 oz. 5-15-2020 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 18 lbs. 8 oz. 5-15-2020 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 18 lbs. 1 oz. 11-18-2016 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 18 lbs. 5-15-2020 View Report

Latest Fish Plants

Plant DateSpeciesSourceTotal Pounds
6-07-2021Rainbow TroutCDFW 
5-02-2021Rainbow TroutCDFW 
9-27-2020Rainbow TroutCDFW 
9-13-2020Rainbow TroutCDFW 
11-03-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW 


Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
9-6-2022 Donner Lake has good water levels right now
Donner Lake has good water levels right now,... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports
8-26-2022 The mack bite is much deeper in the water column
Donner Lake has good water levels right now,... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports
8-19-2022 Donner Lake has good water levels right now
Donner Lake has good water levels right now,... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports
8-4-2022 Donner Lake Lakers
Pretty slow at Donner today, just 3 fish... more »
Shaun Rainsbarger‎
7-29-2022 Donner Lake is one of the slowest fisheries right now
Donner Lake is one of the slowest fisheries... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports

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