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

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
6-13-2022Rainbow TroutCDFW 
5-30-2022Rainbow TroutCDFW 
10-31-2021Rainbow TroutCDFW 
10-11-2021Brown TroutCDFW 
6-07-2021Rainbow TroutCDFW 

Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
9-6-2022 Lake Davis Fishing Report
Water Conditions Water level low and temp around 70-75... more »
Mountain Hardware & Sports
8-4-2022 Nice Rainbow on Lake Davis
Fish caught 8/3/2022 by Chris Jacobs from the... more »
J&J's Grizzly Store Staff
7-27-2022 Fishing was better today
Fishing was better today (7/27/22) on lake Davis,... more »
Ed Dillard
6-6-2022 Dock could go in this week
Fished on Saturday and caught 9 fish the... more »
Ed Dillard
5-21-2022 Lake Davis Fishing Report
Fishing was great today (5/21/22) We caught 21... more »
Ed Dillard

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