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

4 lbs. 7 oz.
Narsiaa with her 4 pound 7 ounce Rainbow she caught from shore.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of J & J's Grizzly Store and Camping Resort
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dillard Guided Fishing
Photo Credit: Courtesy of J&J's Grizzly Store
Photo Credit: J&J Grizzly Staff

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
8-05-2018Rainbow TroutCDFW 
7-29-2018Rainbow TroutCDFW 
6-05-2016Rainbow TroutCDFW 
5-15-2016Rainbow TroutCDFW 

Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
4-16-2019 Davis Lake Update
The snow is going away bit by bit... more »
Ed Dillard
3-18-2019 Ice Fishermen Having Some Luck
Three ice fishermen were out ice fishing yesterday... more »
J&J's Grizzly Store Staff
2-10-2019 A Lot of Snow on Top.
As of this morning lake level is at... more »
J&J's Grizzly Store Staff
10-22-2018 4 pound Rainbow From Shore
Nice 4 lb. 7 oz fish caught from... more »
J&J's Grizzly Store Staff
10-14-2018 Lake is Starting to Pick Up
Lake is starting to pick up.  Shore fisherman... more »
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