Fishing

It may be a high desert state, but Nevada is still home to hundreds upon hundreds of lakes, ponds, reservoirs, streams and rivers. Altogether, the Silver State boasts nearly 400,000 surface acres of water. And that means impressive fishing no matter what end of the state you happen to be exploring.

Nevada Adventures

Backcountry Lakes

Yes, we specialize in dry and hot, but we also have a multitude of mountains. And tucked away in our lofty Nevada ranges are some beautiful, refreshing bodies of water.

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Pyramid Lake

This sacred Northern Nevada lake stands out like a desert jewel

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Discover & Do

Ruby Mountains
Elko, NV

The Ruby Mountains are flush with wildlife, mountain scenery, lakes, streams and valleys.

Sand Harbor, Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park
Incline Village (Lake Tahoe), NV

Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park offers a number of different areas for visitors to enjoy.

Still of National Parks Service Video featuring the park's mountains and bristlecone pines
Baker, NV

It can be difficult to stand out in a state so rich in amazing outdoor wonders, but Great Basin National Park does just that.

Nevada’s largest national park is filled with fabulous natural treasures, from spectacular alpine lakes to limestone caverns and even a small glacier, yet it has an unusually low number of annual visitors. Visitors to the park in spring or fall can conceivably hike for hours on backcountry trails without seeing another soul.

Boulder City, NV

For year-round outdoor adventure, the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in southern Nevada can’t be beat. Both water and land lovers will find things to do and places to visit in the 1.5 million acre recreation area, which is the first of its kind to be established by a congressional act. Both Lake Mead, which is formed by Hoover Dam, and Lake Mohave, formed by Davis Dam, can be found at Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

Cave Lake State Park with bird swimming in foreground
Ely, NV

When it comes to incredible recreational opportunities, the sky is the limit with Cave Lake State Park! Located 15 miles southeast of Ely, this oasis is perched in the middle of the Schell Creek Ranch, adjacent to the Humboldt National Forest. At a towering 7,300 feet, the 32-acre park offers outstanding scenic views and an abundance of opportunities for nature study and photography.