Davis Lake - Portola, CA

Lake Information

Lake Davis located near the historic railroad town of Portola in Plumas County. This small mountain town is about 50 miles from Reno and an hour north of Truckee. The reservoir is situated in Plumas National Forest. Several campgrounds and day use areas surround the lake and boat ramps are available.
Fish Species: Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass, Brown Bullhead



Latest Photos

Photo Credit: Courtesy of J&J Grizzly
10-20-2019
Photo Credit: Courtesy of J&J Grizzly
10-20-2019
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dillard Guided FIshing
10-17-2019
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dillard Guided FIshing
10-8-2019

Davis Lake Whoppers

Species Weight Date Report
Rainbow Trout 4 lbs. 7 oz. 10-22-2018 View Report
Rainbow Trout 4 lbs. 6-14-2017 View Report

Latest Fish Plants

Plant DateSpeciesSourceTotal Pounds
9-23-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW4000
7-01-2019Brown BullheadJ & J Grizzly Store3500
6-30-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW 
6-21-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW4000
6-13-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW4000


Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
12-1-2019 Ice is Starting to Form Around Edges
Ice starting to form around edges of lake.... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports
11-1-2019 Bank Fishing Has Picked Up
All docks are out of water. Bank fishing... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports
10-27-2019 Lake Davis Observations ~ 10/27/2019
Beautiful Autumn weather blanketing Lake Davis in the... more »
Jon Baiocchi
10-20-2019 Davis Lake Fishing Report
Crystal Rosas and Maggie Tigan from Sparks; were... more »
J&J's Grizzly Store Staff
10-17-2019 Windy Cold Day on Lake Davis
Windy cold day on Lake Davis, Landed 15... more »
Ed Dillard

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