Guide To Fishing At Lake Ogallala
AKA: Ogallala Lake
What to fish for...
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
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Lake Ogallala Amenities
Boat Rental: NEARBY
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Ogallala Lake South Boat Ramp
Located in the southwest corner of the lake, off Keystone Lake Road, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
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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
Lake Ogallala State Recreation Area
1475 hwy 61 N
Ogallala, NE 69153
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Lake Ogallala in Nebraska.
General Fishing Info
Fishing at Lake Ogallala, in Nebraska.
Bass and trout fishing in southwest NE.