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 Dillard Guided FIshing
7-12-2019
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dillard Guided Fishing
7-5-2019
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dillard Guided FIshing
6-27-2019
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dillard Guided Fishing
6-26-2019

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
7-01-2019Brown BullheadJ & J Grizzly Store3500
6-30-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW 
6-21-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW4000
6-13-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW4000
5-21-2019Rainbow TroutCDFW 


Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
8-18-2019 Bankers Must Cast As Far Out As Possible
Grass in the water becoming issue for both... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports
8-15-2019 Good Fishing Continues
Good fishing continues at Lake Davis, 15 more... more »
Ed Dillard
7-30-2019 Bank Fishing Has Slowed Down
Bank fishing slowing down. Early morning best bet.... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports
7-27-2019 Dillard Guided Fishing Report
A great day of fishing on Lake Davis... more »
Ed Dillard
7-19-2019 Great Morning Shore Fishing
Great morning shore fishing here for spin-fisherman and... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports

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