Lake Tahoe

Lake Information

Fish Species: Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Largemouth Bass, Mackinaw Trout, Kokanee Salmon, Coastal Cutthroat

Latest Photos

Photo Credit: Courtesy of CDFW
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Tahoe Topliners
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Tahoe Topliners
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Hooked Up Sportfishing

Lake Tahoe Whoppers

Species Weight Date Report
Mackinaw Trout 24 lbs. 6-08-2016 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 20 lbs. 9-01-2016 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 16 lbs. 7-25-2018 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 13 lbs. 12 oz. 6-05-2016 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 10 lbs. 5 oz. 11-18-2018 View Report
Brown Trout 10 lbs. 10-22-2017 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 10 lbs. 6-02-2018 View Report
Mackinaw Trout 7 lbs. 4-19-2016 View Report
Brown Trout 5 lbs. 4-19-2016 View Report

Latest Fish Plants

Plant DateSpeciesSourceTotal Pounds
9-17-2018Rainbow TroutNDOW 
9-07-2018Rainbow TroutNDOW 
8-21-2018Rainbow TroutNDOW 

Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
5-24-2019 Can You Still Catch and Release Macks After Catching a Limit?
Question:  When fishing for mackinaw trout on Lake... more »
California Department of Fish & Wildlife
5-23-2019 Fishing Lake Tahoe in The Rain
Definitely got wet in rain this morning, managed... more »
Mike Nielsen
5-22-2019 Crazy Weather, Good Fishing
Pretty good day of fishing! Crazy weather, we... more »
Hans Moxley
5-18-2019 Two Trips Again Today
Two trips again today. Weather was a grind... more »
Mike Nielsen
5-17-2019 Browns On Lake Tahoe
Good fun on the browns this morning! ... more »
Mike Nielsen

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