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AKA: Maloney Reservoir, Maloney Lake

Fishing for smallmouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, black crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, bluegill, white bass and wiper at Lake Maloney in Nebraska.

Located just five miles south of North Platt, NE, Maloney Reservoir invites boating and fishing enthusiasts to enjoy its 1,600 acres of water-sport paradise. The lake is home to a wide variety of fish species including bass, catfish, crappie, walleye, trout and sunfish. Plenty of boat docks and aquatic vegetation provide cover for healthy populations of both fish and baitfish. Canoe and kayak fishing are popular here, as well as fishing from bass boats and other types of fishing watercraft. Shoreline fishing options are available at various places around the lake as well as a wheelchair-accessible deck. Ice fishing is an option when winter weather cooperates making for safe ice. Campgrounds with RV hookups are available at Lake Maloney State Recreation Area, some right on the water.

Primary fish species residing in Lake Maloney

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Smallmouth bass Channel catfish Flathead catfish Black crappie Walleye Rainbow trout Bluegill White Bass

Lake Maloney Amenities

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

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Lake Maloney SRA Campground - 308 535-8025

Lake Maloney NE Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Lake Maloney
Lake Maloney State Recreation Area
301 East State Farm Rd.
North Platte, NE 69101
308 535-8025

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