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Lake Tahoe, NV

Straddling the borders of CA and NV, Lake Tahoe is a 123,000-acre lake with exceptional trout and salmon fishing. It is over 1,600 feet deep and has over 70 miles of shoreline.

During summer months the lake attracts boating, sailing and fishing enthusiasts. Fishing at Lake Tahoe draws anglers looking to hook that fish of a lifetime. Big brown, rainbow and lake trout (mackinaw) plus Kokanee salmon are found in this pristine, cold water. The lake record brown trout is over 15 pounds, the lake record for mackinaw trout is over 37 pounds and the lake record for rainbow trout is over 11 pounds. Fishing guides and charter services are good options when fishing Lake Tahoe. This scenic paradise is located on the western border of the state, at Glenbrook, NV. Over a dozen boat ramps are located around the lake for launch of all types of pleasure and fishing boats. Anglers fishing from canoes, car-toppers and kayaks are warned to beware of rough water when the wind blows on this enormous body of water.

Fishing Boats For Rent In Nevada

What to fish for...

Fishing for rainbow trout, brown trout, lake trout and kokanee salmon at Lake Tahoe in Nevada.

Primary fish species residing in Lake Tahoe

Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.

Rainbow trout Brown trout Lake trout Kokanee salmon

Lake Tahoe Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: YES

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Fishing Boat Rentals

Action Water Sports of Incline Village
Rentals: Kayaks
775 831-4386

Katoma LLC Boat Rentals
Rentals: Pontoon boats
775 297-2970

Specialty Boat Rentals
Rentals: Pontoon boats
916 879-0200

Tahoe Blue Boat Rentals
Rentals: Pontoon boats
775 241-8227

Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings

Cave Rock Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, east side, off Lincoln Highway, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.

Sand Harbor Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northeast section of the lake, off Tahoe Blvd, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with docks and paved parking.

Ski Beach Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northeast section of the lake, off Lakeshore Blvd, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with paved parking.


Round Hill Pines Beach Resort Marina
300 Highway 50
Zephyr Cove, Nevada 89448
775 588-3054

Zephyr Cove Marina
760 US-50
Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
775 589-4901

Click here for a Nevada Fishing License.

Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park Campground - 775 831-0494

Nevada Beach Campground - 530 543-2600

Zephyr Cove RV Park - 775 589-4907

Lake Tahoe Fishing & Camping in California

Lake Tahoe NV Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Lake Video

Contact Information

Lake Tahoe
Nevada Beach Campground
Bittlers Rd
Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
530 543-2600


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