Upper Truckee River Fishing near South Lake Tahoe, California

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Description for Upper Truckee River, El Dorado County, California

Upper Truckee River is a stream located just .9 miles from South Lake Tahoe, in El Dorado County, in the state of California, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including brown trout and rainbow trout here. Whether you’re baitcasting, fly fishing or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Upper Truckee River. Alternate names for this stream include Little Truckee River, Lake Valley Creek and Lake Stream.

Join us as we discuss the California Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.

Fishing Reports near Upper Truckee River

  "1 Brown trout approx. 11-12 inches on a Rapala CD07, original countdown minnow. Released. Caught on..." Trout Creek

  "second dam off Mormon Immigrant Caught 2 small largemouth bass..." Jenkinson Lake

  "While the East Fork is the better known of the two, I think the West Fork offers better fishing..." West Fork Carson River

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