Author: Dick Nichols

Dick Nichols has been with us since the beginning. With decades of experience, he writes and provide insights about the Shaver Lake fishing game.

Shaver Lake Fishing Report: Fishing during the holidays

Cold weather through the holidays decreased the amount of fishing boats and may have had a part in the slow…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

The weather has been right and the fishing for kokanee is bright. While the kokanee fishing has been the high…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

Goodbye fall weather and hello winter! Shaver Lake went from one of the nicest fall climates to winter conditions this…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

The unexpected good weather brought more boat fishermen out this past week. I think the results have been mixed. Some…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

It's fall here at Shaver Lake, but you would not know it with our mid-60 days. There’s not too much…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

Clovis Roundup editor Daniel Leon and I felt that the Shaver report should continue through the winter, so here we…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

With the onset of fall, Shaver Lake continues its legacy by kicking out plenty of rainbows and some next-year kokanee…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

I have said to you before how much I enjoy the September fishing at Shaver Lake. We are into it…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

As we enter mid-September, I must say that this is one of my favorite times of the year at Shaver…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

Well, the kids have returned to school and things are settling down at Shaver Lake. Agreeing to a limited three…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

In my last article in the Roundup, I brought up the need for parents and grandparents to take the kids…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

You folks have had some real weather conditions this past month. It is hot in Clovis land! Because of the…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

What a great year for fishing at Shaver Lake 2018 has been so far. Limits! Limits! Limits! Yep, we have…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

Well, we survived the Fourth of July week. Actually, it was more like 10 days. The annual Shaver Lake fireworks…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

Just when I thought fishing at Shaver was good, it got better. The lake is near full. There have been…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

Well, we survived the Memorial Day weekend, the filming of the new “Captain Marvel” movie, some very cold and nasty…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

I am so happy to return to my favorite newspaper, the Clovis Roundup, for another year of reporting the fishing…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

We are having a good time up here in Shaver Lake with cooler weather than the valley and a good…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

By Dick Nichols, Dick’s Fishing Charters After a roller-coaster two weeks, one day chicken and the next feathers, Department of…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report and Catch of the Day – July 26, 2017

Pam Norton of Clovis, caught a nice kokanee 16 to 17 inches long while fishing with her dad, Stew Mullikan,…

Busy 4th of July slows fishing at Shaver Lake

By Dick Nichols, Dick's Fishing Charters It was a longer 4th of July week than I recall. Hundreds, if not…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

It has been a very exciting week here at Shaver with excellent fishing. We have been fishing for most of…

Shaver Lake Fishing Report

By Dick Nichols, Dick’s Fishing Charters Shaver Lake has been kicking out multiple limits of mixed fish again since Memorial…