Trout Bum of the Week: Sara Serrata

Spring fishing on Nevada's Pyramid Lake produced this big Lahontan cutthroat. Photos courtesy Sara Serrata
Sara Serrata is a passionate fly fisher, mother, and preschool teacher. She was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, but she now lives in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Northern California. Sara is an ambassador for Brown Folks . . .
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Fish Facts: Lahontan Cutthroat (Oncorhynchus clarki henshawi)

Angler Brian Strang landed this gorgeous cutthroat last year on Pyramid Lake. Photo by Brian La Rue
The Lahontan cutthroat (Oncorhynchus clarki henshawi) is the largest growing trout native to North America, with early settlers around Nevada’s Pyramid Lake reporting fish up to 60 pounds. The current world record is a. . .
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5 Things I’m Glad I Did at Pyramid Lake

Angler Brad Bonnet shows off an 8-pound Lahontan cutthroat trout at Pyramid Lake. Photo by Bryan Glass
Days before any fishing trip to a new place, you’ll find me digging for as much information as I can. My internet favorites become littered with links to maps, fly-tying videos, forums, and blogs. A quick internet search about Pyramid Lake will not only . . .
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Video: “In the Cutt” at Pyramid Lake

We've posted many times about the incredibly Lahontan cutthroat fishery on Nevada's Pyramid Lake (see here and here, for example), but this cool video offers a dreamy, compelling view on. . .
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Video: Ladder-Fishing for Big Cutthroats on Pyramid Lake

We've posted before about the cool fishery for Lahontan Cutthroats on Nevada's famed Pyramid Lake, but this new video from Vegas PBS explains the hows and whys of the process. It's the. . .
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Video: The Amazing Lahontan Cutthroats of Pyramid Lake

The unique fishery of Nevada's Pyramid Lake draws anglers from around the country for the opportunity to catch a monster Lahontan cutthroat trout, which grow to enormous. . .
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Cutts and Ladders on Pyramid Lake

Gary Bonanno of Pyramid On-The-Fly Guide Service knows a thing or two about fishing on Pyramid. Photo courtesy Gary Bonanno
Hang out on the shore of Nevada's Pyramid Lake at dawn on a spring morning, and you might get the impression that there’s a construction site nearby. But the folks unloading stepladders from. . .
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It’s Opening Day on Pyramid Lake!

Written by: Brian La Rue, Orvis Reno

Angler Brian Strang landed this gorgeous cutthroat last year on Pyramid Lake.
Photo by Brian La Rue
One of the most anticipated fishing openers in the Western region is here in northwestern Nevada. Pyramid Lake opens today, and anglers can start fishing for Lahontan cutthroats ranging from. . .
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