Eagle Valley Reservoir

Eagle Valley Reservoir was created in 1965 and is located within Spring Valley State Park. It occurs within the Colorado River watershed and the outflow, Meadow Valley Wash, enters the Muddy River and eventually into Lake Mead.

 

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Region
Southern
County
Lincoln
Type of water
Lake or Reservoir
Fishing Report

Anglers are catching trout by combining a night crawlers and mini marshmallow. Fly-fishers are catching both trout and bass with Woolly Buggers and Hare’s Ear Nymphs in brown or black.

Eagle Valley Reservoir Angler Information Guide

05-01-2024

Stocking Updates

Stocked Species Inches Date Stocked Year to Date
5857Rainbow Trout8.904-10-202440228
5776Rainbow Trout 9.404-09-202434371
5909Rainbow Trout 9.304-03-202428595
5016Tiger Trout 9.103-27-20248475
5056Rainbow Trout9.210-12-202322686
3459Tiger Trout9.805-18-20233459
5976Rainbow Trout9.105-09-202317630
5814Rainbow Trout9.205-05-202311654
5840Rainbow Trout8.805-04-20235840

Pertinent Information

Eagle Valley Reservoir has a maximum depth of 43 feet and 65 surface acres. The fishery is put-and-take, made up of rainbow trout, tiger trout (brown trout x brook trout hybrid), and brown trout. Anglers can expect to catch between 4 and 5 fish per day and rainbow trout average 10 inches, while tiger trout average about 11 inches. The best fishing occurs from April through June and September through October, and ice fishing is popular during cold winters. There are two state run campgrounds and a day use area. The park has an improved boat ramp and a fish cleaning station. Summer temperatures range between 45 and 85°F, while winter temperatures can drop below zero.