Truckee River Fishing is Coming Back in 2017 | Fishing Nevada

After years of lackluster fishing on the Truckee River due to drought conditions, Nevada anglers finally have something to look forward to when it comes to fishing the Truckee in 2017.   Originating at Lake Tahoe, the Truckee River flows 1100 miles northeast through Truckee California, down into Reno, with the final destination being Pyramid Lake. One of the [...]

Pyramid Lake Fishing Update | Spring Fishing at Pyramid Lake 2017

Pyramid Lake Fishing has re-opened at limited beaches and so far,        fishing is reported as good!   Thanks to the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe for their efforts in re-opening some beaches at Pyramid Lake after damaging winter floods.  Low water temps and rising lake levels have contributed to a whole new kind of fishing at [...]

Warmer Days for Nevada Fishing | Good Places to Fish Nevada Late June

With current temperatures beginning to rise throughout the state, fishing conditions are varied through the region. Along with the predictable summer decrease of stream and river flows, water temperatures are climbing. There are interesting bright spots for Nevada anglers throughout the state. Eagle Valley Reservoir in Nevada's southern region is seeing decent trout action, although [...]

June 29th, 2016|Equipment, Fishing, Fishing Feature, Homepage Feature|

Fishing Nevada in 2016 | Increased Stream Flows for Nevada Anglers

The last four to five years of drought conditions have severely impacted Nevada streams, with wild fish populations being primarily affected with low stream flows, especially in Northern Nevada. With more normal precipitation patterns occurring in the winter of 2015, there may be a chance of wild fish recovery, and importantly, a chance for Nevada [...]

A New Start for Truckee River Fishing | Nevada Fishing 2016

One of the most heavily fished waters in Nevada, the Truckee River originates at Lake Tahoe, flowing a stretch of 110 miles to Pyramid Lake.  Currently, the water is flowing again thanks to wet weather, and the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) is actively stocking the river for the upcoming season. According to stocking reports, approximately [...]

April 24th, 2016|Fishing, Fishing Feature, Fly Fishing, Homepage Feature, Locations|

Nevada Game Meat for Thanksgiving | Start a Nevada Tradition

You were patient and persistent this season in your Nevada hunting and fishing pursuits, and your freezer is well stocked as a result. Now use that fish or game meat to start a Nevada Thanksgiving tradition! As the general public becomes more wary of commercial meat and fish products that contain hormones and other additives, you don't [...]

November 22nd, 2015|Fishing, Hunting, Nevada Outdoorsman|

Thanks to Nevada Veterans

Thank you to the nation's veterans as we observe Veterans Day 2015   NOU sends special thanks to all of our Nevada veterans who have given and sacrificed so much to preserve our country's freedom.

November 11th, 2015|Fishing, Hunting, Nevada Outdoorsman|

National Hunting and Fishing Day in Nevada | Recognizing Nevada Wildlife Conservationists

  Governor Sandoval has declared Saturday, September 26th, National Hunting and Fishing Day In Nevada     Nevada hunters and anglers can be proud of this proclamation.   As governor Sandoval so aptly described, "Nevada’s sportsmen and women were among the first conservationists to support the establishment of the Nevada Department of Wildlife to conserve [...]

September 26th, 2015|Fishing, Homepage Feature, Hunting, Nevada Outdoorsman|

Hoping for Fish Water | The Future of Nevada Fishing

      Decreasing open waters throughout the state have led to officials to lift fish limits in some areas, and alter fish stocking patterns to maintain consistency in Nevada's still fishable waters.  However some Nevada anglers have called for more intervention on the part of wildlife officials.       As one of Nevada's most [...]

Nevada’s Major Habitat Challenge | Sustaining Nevada’s Game and Fish Species

  Nevada wildlife species have multiple challenges in the state's arid conditions, but besides drought, one of the biggest challenges is no surprise .....   Fire   Nevada habitat biologists indicate that in addition to drought cycles, wildfires pose a major challenge to Nevada wildlife habitat.           Over the past one to two decades, biologists have observed unprecedented wildfire intensity, [...]