Lake Davis - 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, Brown Trout, Largemouth Bass, Brown Bullhead



Latest Photos

Photo Credit: Courtesy of J & J Grizzly
7-31-2020
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dillard Guided Fishing
7-16-2020
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dillard Guide Service
5-29-2020
Photo Credit: Courtesy of J&J Grizzly
5-3-2020

Lake Davis 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
6-14-2020Rainbow TroutCDFW 
9-23-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW4000
7-01-2019Brown BullheadJ & J Grizzly Store3500
6-30-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW 
6-21-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW4000


Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
8-16-2020 Lake Davis Fishing Report
Slow fishing.  Trollers are picking up a few... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports
8-11-2020 Derby is Cancelled for 2020
UPDATE: Derby is Cancelled for 2020 We are sad... more »
J&J's Grizzly Store Staff
7-31-2020 Nice Stringer
Nice stringer of Rainbows. Limited early this morning,... more »
J&J's Grizzly Store Staff
7-24-2020 Good Week of Fishing at Davis Lake
A good week of fishing,catching 10 fish a... more »
Ed Dillard
7-16-2020 Dillard Guided Fishing Report
Fishing was a little better today, 9 fish... more »
Ed Dillard

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