Lake Tahoe – Rating 8.0
Lake Tahoe is a large freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada of the United States. It is located along the border between Nevada and California. This is a very popular tourist area that is known more for snow skiing and boating than fishing, although, fishing is very popular on this lake also. This is one of the most scenic lakes in the country. Anglers target lake trout, rainbow trout, brown trout. This lake is a very deep, cold water lake. Hiring one of the fishing charters on this lake will give you a much better chance to do well on the lake, especially if this will be your first time on the lake. Trolling is one of the most popular and effective techniques for targeting trout on Lake Tahoe. Anglers catch lots of fish in the 4 to 5 pound range with fish in the 20 to 30 pound range being possible on Lake Tahoe.
Kokanee salmon are also in Lake Tahoe. The same methods that you will be using to target trout will also work for Kokanee Salmon. Troll to cover as much productive water as possible and you will end up catching some of these fish too.