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Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, blue catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, bluegill, white perch and wiper at Branched Oak Lake in Nebraska.

The largest of the Salt Valley lakes, Branched Oak Lake is an 1,800 surface-acre lake in the southeast part of the state. Excellent catfish and crappie fishing are the main draw for anglers. The lake also has healthy populations of bass and sunfish. Plenty of access to the lake makes this an easy lake to fish from shore. Kayak and canoes are a great way to cruise around the lake and do a little fishing while getting a bit of exercise. Multiple boat ramps are available for fishing and pleasure boats alike. Branched Oak Marina offers boat rentals, slips, boating gear and fishing tackle. The Boat House Bar & Grill offers a varied menu for hungry vacationers.

Primary fish species residing in Branched Oak Lake

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Largemouth bass Channel catfish Flathead catfish Blue catfish Black crappie White crappie Walleye Bluegill White Perch

Branched Oak Lake Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: SEVERAL
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: NEARBY
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
Restaurant: YES

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Branched Oak SRA Campground - 402 783-3400

Branched Oak Lake NE Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Branched Oak Lake
Branched Oak State Recreation Area
12000 W Branched Oak Rd
Raymond, NE 68428
402 783-3400

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