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Ice Fishing Adventures

Wilson Reservoir

icefishingThis remote lake boasts great trout fishing. The improved gravel road leading to Wilson may be closed by weather. Call the Bureau of Land Management before attempting to travel.
Distance from Elko: 90 miles (144.9 km)
Services: Some services available along route
Map: #1 on map

 

South Fork State Recreation Area

This 1,650 acre reservoir is accessible by paved road and freezes late in the season. The large trout in this reservoir provide fast action at times.
Distance from Elko: 16 miles (25.8 km)
Services: Some services available in Spring Creek (5 miles / 8 km)
Map: #2 on map

 

Wild Horse State Recreation Area

Very popular ice fishing spot featuring trout and yellow perch in abundance. This reservoir also has access from a paved road and freezes early in the season
Distance from Elko: 70 miles (112.7 km)
Services: All services available
Map: #3 on map