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Northstar California  | Fly Fishing Northstar California  | Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing


Sawmill Lake is a private secluded 10-acre reservoir stocked with hundreds of bright, fighting rainbow trout, and is reserved for catch-and-release fly fishing only. This is a perfect lake for guided float tubing or shoreline stalking.

Fishing at Sawmill Lake is limited to four rods at a time and reservations are required. You can reserve a fishing day by phone or email and you must be confirmed by pre-payment. There is a guide on-site daily to provide helpful hints. The lake can be booked for large private groups as well. 

Please note, poaching or swimming is not allowed.

 For more information or to make a reservation, please email us anytime or call between 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. daily at 530.541.8208.

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Fly Fishing Rates

Fly-Fishing Only*


Half Day: sunrise - 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. - dusk

$100 per rod

Full Day: sunrise to dusk

$150 per rod

 *Includes rod.


Fully Guided Trips

Fully Guided Trips available on Sawmill Lake or other Tahoe area rivers. Please call Tahoe Fly Fishing Outfitters 530.541.8208 for more information.


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