Five Dot Ranch
Five Dot Fly Fishing Club is part of Five Dot Ranch, sitting on one of California's largest private stillwater fisheries, Round Valley Reservoir. This 400-acre reservoir is located in the upper elevations of the home ranch in Susanville and is in an ultra secluded basin. Triploid Rainbow Trout are growing fast and strong in this fertile environment and can be commonly caught in the 2 to 5 pound range along with some larger fish.
Tom Swickard grew up in San Jose, CA where he helped manage the Swickard Ranch Registered Hereford operation. After attending college, in 1963, Tom moved to Susanville to work with his brother Jack Swickard and Jack's family to help build the Five Dot operation. Tom has a keen interest in hunting and fishing and developed the Five Dot Land & Cattle Hunting and Fishing club. Tom also works with nephew, Matt Lavacot on the Five Dot haying operation. Tom has helped shape this operation from the beginning and has worked very hard to ensure his great-nieces and great-nephews have the opportunity to be apart of a successful family run agricultural operation. Tom enjoys hunting, fishing and golfing in his spare time away from work.
Give Tom a Call Today to Schedule Your Trip - (530) 310-2741