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Wilson Reservoir Recreation Management Area

Description:

Rolling sagebrush surrounds this scenic area that lies near the base of the majestic Bull Run Mountains. The reservoir is apopular year-round fishery for rainbow and German brown trout. Large mouth bass fishing is usually good during the summermonths. Ice fishing is very popular, although vehicle access is poor and the road is not maintained during winter months. There are 15 campsites with picnic tables and fire rings. Vault toilets, dump station, hand pump water and a boat ramp. Accessible bathrooms, fishing dock and picnic area. Camping fees - $4.00 per vehicle/night. Boat ramp fees - $2.00 per visit. Day use fee - $2.00 per vehicle.

Directions:

Located 83 miles northwest of Elko via State Route 225 to State Route 226, the last 16 miles on gravel road.

Phone:

775-753-0200

Email:

elfoweb@blm.gov

Address:

Elko District Office 3900 E. Idaho Street Elko, NV 89801

Activities:

Biking Boating Camping Interpretive Programs Fishing Hunting Off Highway Vehicle Picnicking Winter Sports Water Sports

Organization:

BLM - Bureau of Land Management

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