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Welcome to the best source for regional sportfishing information in the Eastern Sierra, including the latest fishing conditions and the areas best sources for bait, tackle, and all your fishing needs.

Fly Fishing has Still Been Best in the Afternoon

by RENO FLY SHOP / Reno Fly Shop
Fly fishing has still been best in the afternoon with a few blue winged olive mayfly (BWO) hatches happening mid day when the sky is over cast. It appears that the inversion layer that we have been experiencing the last
(More...) (Friday, December 14, 2018)

 Owens River Annual Clean Up 2-9-2019

by CALIFORNIA WATERFOWL ASSOCIATION / California Waterfowl Association
  Meet @ 8AM Pleasant Valley Campground @ the footbridge     Bring gloves. Be prepared to help clean up as much of the river as we can.    Bring family and friends! The more people, the cleaner the river!    Coffee and baked good provided for
(More...) (Monday, October 29, 2018)

Pyramid Lake Fly Fishing Report

by RENO FLY SHOP / Reno Fly Shop
What a Season! Starkly contrasted with last year, this year has been amazing. Fish are coming into shallow water daily, and feeding well. It’s still not a numbers game but average fish is 6-8 pounds, and were catching a lot
(More...) (Friday, December 14, 2018)

CDFW Releases Conservation and Management Plan for California Elk Populations

by CDFW
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has released a Statewide Elk Conservation and Management Plan. The plan has undergone extensive public review and will help guide state wildlife managers’ efforts to maintain healthy elk herds. The plan builds on the
(More...) (Friday, December 14, 2018)

Middle Owens River Fishing Report

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
The hatches around noon are coming off daily now.  Some good sized Blue Wing Olive mayflies are putting on a show and some fish are responding to them.  We are seeing rising fish working the soft foam lines in the
(More...) (Wednesday, December 12, 2018)

Some Larger Rainbows and Browns Have Moved Up River

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
With very cold nights and lower flows, some larger rainbows and browns have moved up river.  They are not concentrated in one area yet as they have really been on the move from day to day. Mornings have been extremely
(More...) (Wednesday, December 12, 2018)

Great Day A Pyramid

by PYRAMID LAKE GUIDES
We had a good day with Rob and his son Drew! A big one got away! 
(More...) (Wednesday, December 12, 2018)

Winter Float Special

by MATT KOLES / Gilligan's Fly Service
$375.00. Normal prices are $450.00. So you’ll save a few bucks.  I’m expecting a big tip though, ha ha. This will be on the Nevada side of the Truckee River.  East of Sparks. Floats this time of year usually start at
(More...) (Monday, December 10, 2018)

4 Mac Haul with Sunshine on Tahoe

by FISH REPORTS STAFF
Nice fishing day on Tahoe with 4 big Macs to end it.
(More...) (Sunday, December 9, 2018)

Can I Use an Electric Bike to Hunt on a Wildlife Area?

by CDFW
Question: I am a senior citizen. I find it harder every duck season to lug my decoys and gear out to the hunting zones on our state wildlife areas and federal refuges. I know many of these areas allow hunters to
(More...) (Sunday, December 9, 2018)

Great Flows For Drifting Here Currently

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
Great flows for drifting here currently.  We are now seeing a release of 99 cfs out of PVR. This is making access to all the good runs and pools very easy and we are now able to really put our
(More...) (Monday, December 3, 2018)

Access By Vehicle is Still Possible.

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
A blanket of new snow has fallen here from the latest storm, but access by vehicle is still possible. With very cold nights and lower flows, some larger rainbows have moved up river.  Another solid storm should lay the foundation
(More...) (Monday, December 3, 2018)

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