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Donner Lake

Status:  Log in or Register... 07.10.15
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Last Conditions Report for Donner Lake: 07.12.16
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Donner Lake
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Donner Lake offers warm weather fishing, boating, and camping, while in the winter visitors can cross country ski and snow shoe on trails.

The park has three miles of shore for fishing, though the fishing is not usually spectacular, Donner has native Kokanee and planted Trout. Note that anyone 16 and over must possess a current California state fishing license.

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Getting there: From CSP: The park is 100 miles east of Sacramento via Interstate 80, and is within the town of Truckee, just west of downtown on the south side of the freeway.
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Donner Lake Stocking 2015 to 2017
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Lake Class: 2