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 Dillard Guide Service
5-29-2020
Photo Credit: Courtesy of J&J Grizzly
5-3-2020
Photo Credit: Courtesy of J&J Grizzly
5-3-2020
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
6-12-2020 Lake Davis Fishing Report
I was at lake Davis camping and fishing... more »
Ed Dillard
6-6-2020 Lake Davis Fishing Report
Trollers have been fishing 15-18 down north of... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports
6-3-2020 Lake Davis Fishing Report
Fishing At Lake Davis has been Steady, Have... more »
Ed Dillard
5-29-2020 Davis Lake Fishing Report
We fished on Monday and caught 11 fish.... more »
Ed Dillard
5-23-2020 Davis Lake Report
I took the the boat out on Thursday... more »
Ed Dillard

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