Rye Patch Reservoir, along the Humboldt River, covers 11,000 acres when full. Rye Patch is known for its trophy-class walleye fishing. Here, visitors also enjoy swimming, boating, waterskiing, hiking, camping and picnicking. Campgrounds, a boat launch, restrooms with hot showers, RV dump stations and picnic sites are provided. Rye Patch is located 22 miles north of Lovelock on Interstate 80 (Exit 129).