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Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, walleye, rainbow trout, brown trout, white bass, yellow perch and wiper at Lake Ogallala in Nebraska.

Located on the North Platte River, Lake Ogallala is immediately downstream from the dam at Lake McConaughy. This 650-acre impoundment in southwest Nebraska offers a quieter side for boating and fishing. It is a great lake for smaller fishing boats, kayaks and canoes, as the lake has a "no wake" policy. Bring the kids as this lake is stocked with trout and has healthy populations of bass, catfish, walleye, sunfish and wiper. Plenty of access for shoreline fishing is available around the lake.

Primary fish species residing in Lake Ogallala

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Largemouth bass Channel catfish Walleye Rainbow trout Brown trout White Bass Yellow Perch

Lake Ogallala Amenities

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

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Lake Ogallala SRA Campground - 308 284-8800

Lake McConaughy SRA Campground - 308 284-8800

Lake Ogallala NE Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Lake Ogallala
Lake Ogallala State Recreation Area
1475 hwy 61 N
Ogallala, NE 69153
308 284-8800

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Lake Ogallala in Nebraska.

Fishing at Lake Ogallala, in Nebraska.