Videos of Hunting and Fishing in Elko County, NV

To provide a sense for the hunting and fishing opportunities available in Elko County, Nevada, we compiled this list of YouTube videos showing people’s hunting and fishing trips in the Elko area.  Enjoy!

And, please let us know if you have an Elko hunting or fishing video that you’d like us to add to this list!



“Outdoor Nevada | Ruby Crest Fishing,” by Vegas PBS.  Video by the PBS show, “Outdoor Nevada,” about fishing at the South Fork Reservoir, with Bill Gibson, the master guide at the Ruby Crest Ranch in Elko.  According to Bill, the South Fork Reservoir is a great place to fish for “Rainbows, bass, large mouth, small mouth, [and] big catfish.”  The video gives a brief history of the reservoir as well.

Outdoor Nevada | Ruby Crest Fishing


“Wild Fish Wild Places – Fishing at Wildhorse,” by Elko Convention and Visitors Authority.  Footage of fishing at the Wildhorse Reservoir, which is located about 70 minutes north of the town of Elko.

Wild Fish Wild Places - Fishing at Wildhorse


Footage of a hunting trip in the Ruby Mountains – gives a good sense for the terrain, views, and backcountry roads in the area.  By: Desert Dwellers.

Desert Dwellers Video Flashback: Deer Hunt Ruby Mountains 2003


Video of a coyote hunt in Elko County, by West Coast Predator Hunting.


Video of a bow hunt at Lamoille Canyon, by Blue Tail Survival.  It shows some of the drive to the Ruby Crest trailhead. The hunters hike from there to where they camped.  Then in the hunting footage, there are good shots of the mountains, valleys, and a mountain lake.

2015 Bow Hunt - Exploring Nevada Prologue - Lamoille Canyon, Elko County


Footage of a hunting trip in the Ruby Mountains.  By: HENDOtheIMPERIAL.


“Ice Fishing at South Fork, Elko NV,” by Brady Tucker.  Short, unedited video of ice fishing in Elko, NV.

Ice Fishing at South Fork, Elko NV



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