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AKA: Bluestem Lake Reservoir

Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, bluegill, green sunfish, redear sunfish, wiper and northern pike at Bluestem Lake in Nebraska.

Located just southeast of Lincoln, with 325 surface acres, Bluestem Lake has a reputation as a good bass fishing lake. Primitive camping right at the waters edge makes this an ideal place to bring the family. Boating, jet skis, water skiing and swimming enhance the camping experience. One can fish from shore, a canoe or kayak or traditional fishing boats with plenty of fishing room for all. In addition to bass, there is good crappie, walleye and northern pike fishing.

Primary fish species residing in Bluestem Lake

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Largemouth bass Channel catfish Black crappie White crappie Walleye Bluegill Sunfish Redear Sunfish Northern pike

Bluestem Lake Amenities

Marina: NO
Boat Rental: NEARBY
Boat Launch Ramp: TWO
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: NO
Lodging: NEARBY
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
Restaurant: NEARBY

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Area Three Campground - 402 796-2362

Area Five Campground - 402 796-2362

Bluestem Lake NE Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Bluestem Lake
Bluestem SRA
Lancaster County
Sprague, NE 68438
402 796-2362

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