Fishing Times for Donner Lake near Truckee, California

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Fishing Times for Donner Lake near Truckee, CA

Best Fishing Times: 4:40AM to 6:40AM

Alternate Fishing Times: 11:21AM to 1:21PM

Fishing Donner Lake, CA on 8/12/2022 will be best from 4:40AM through 6:40AM. If that time won’t work for you, 11:21AM to 1:21PM looks promising. Remember to adjust these times based on barometric pressure, and weather changes.

Weather for Donner Lake

Current Temp: 50.61
Max Temp: 66.13
Min Temp: 50.61
Outside: clear sky
Wind: Calm
Wind Speed: 2.59
Wind Direction: Southwest
Humidity: 61
Pressure: 1025
Sunrise: 6:11 AM
Sunset: 8:01 PM

Fishing Hot Spots near Donner Lake

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About Best Fishing Times for Donner Lake near Truckee

For you next fishing outing to Donner Lake refer to our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish are expected to be most active based on solunar tables and our detailed fishing calendar. We developed and refined a complex algorithm that tells you when the fish are expected to most active in relation to the moon phase, sunrise, sunset, and more. We'll tell you what times are ideal, as well as the next best times to fish Donner Lake. We do the complex work so you can make the most of your time fishing. If you're looking to fish in the general area be sure to check out Hot Spots tab to see where the fish are biting.