The wild and scenic Feather River forms the northern border of Nakoma. It can be accessed from multiple points within the community and provides for excellent fishing. Beyond your back door, explore the 1,000 miles of streams and more than 100 lakes that make up the Feather River watershed in Plumas County. Whether fly or bait fishing, expert or beginner, you will find the perfect spot for success.

The waters of the region are home to Rainbow, Brown, Brook and Eagle Lake Trout, as well as, Mackinaw and Catfish.