Nevada County (CA) Fishing Reports, Fishing Times, Licenses, and Campgrounds

Fish Species in Nevada County Area

Rainbow Trout,  Largemouth Bass,  Brown Trout,  Bream/Bluegill,  Smallmouth Bass,  Brook Trout,  Crappie,  Catfish,  Perch,   and 13 more

Nevada County Area Fishing by Water Type

Lakes: 55   Rivers/Streams: 172   Reservoirs: 59   Others: 19   All: 305

Nevada County Fishing Reports

  "We trolled with an electric motor for 3 hours around the 5MPH limit sign..." Scotts Flat Reservoir

  "By the time we reached the water I felt the goose bumps hit. nailed them..." Bowman Lake

  "Fished by the dam , used blown up worms, corn and rainbow powerbait..." Rollins Reservoir

  "Fishing is great. The old property owners where pretty cool. The new..." Culbertson Lake

Nevada County (CA) Fishing Spots

Alderman Creek 8.9 miles
Beale Dam 9.1 miles
Beale Lake 9.1 miles
Campbell Creek 10.4 miles
Clear Creek 4.6 miles
Cox Creek 7.5 miles
Critter Creek 6.9 miles
Daugherty Creek 6.8 miles
Deer Creek 8.8 miles
Dempsey Creek 6.8 miles
Ellens Creek 6.9 miles
Frisky Dam 10.6 miles
Frisky Lake 10.6 miles
Grub Creek 5.1 miles
Hackett Creek 4.6 miles
Lake Combie 10.5 miles
Lake Wildwood 7.4 miles
Magnolia Creek 8.1 miles
Owl Creek 10.4 miles
Piper Creek 10.8 miles
Rex Reservoir 5.3 miles
Rock Creek 7.7 miles
Salt Creek 7 miles
Sanford Creek 9.4 miles
Slate Creek 8.6 miles
Squirrel Creek 7.6 miles
Starvation Bar 10.5 miles
The Narrows 9.1 miles
Union Reservoir 7.4 miles
Van Giesen Dam 10.6 miles
Vineyard Creek 7.6 miles
Wolf Creek 7.3 miles
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Nevada County (CA) Fishing Licenses

For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit California Fish & Wildlife. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

More About Nevada County (CA) Fishing

Whether you’re fishing for Sucker, White Catfish or Brook Trout, or one of the other fish found near Nevada County, we can tell you where to find them, how to bring them in, and who's having success. So find your new favorite fishing spot near Nevada County, and grab your favorite fishing gear. All that, including links to your local fish and wildlife websites, record catches for a location, photos, GPS coordinates for where the fish can be found, and so much more. So what are you waiting for? Pick a nearby city and get started.