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 Grizzley Store
Photo Credit: Courtesy of J & J Grizzley Store
Photo Credit: Courtesy of J & J Grizzly
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dillard Guided Fishing

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
6-07-2021Rainbow TroutCDFW 
5-31-2021Rainbow TroutCDFW 
5-09-2021Rainbow TroutCDFW 
6-14-2020Rainbow TroutCDFW 
9-23-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW4000

Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
7-21-2021 All docks are out of water
All docks are out of water. Anglers are... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports
6-3-2021 Lake Davis Fishing Report
Fished on Wednesday we landed 24 fish to... more »
Ed Dillard
6-1-2021 Dillard Guided Fishing Report
Fished on Monday, we caught 15 fish on... more »
Ed Dillard
5-24-2021 Lake Davis Annual Fishing Derby June 19th
Spring Fishing Derby is a go!!! Come and... more »
J&J's Grizzly Store Staff
5-20-2021 Water Level is About 40% Capacity
Only dock in water is at Honker cove.... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports

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