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Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, black crappie, walleye, bluegill, white bass, yellow perch and northern pike at Sherman Reservoir in Nebraska.

With its reputation for great fishing, Sherman Reservoir is a great place for family gatherings as well as serious fishing trips. This 2,800-acre lake in the central part of the state offers a variety of species for catching Bass, walleye, crappie, catfish, sunfish and northern pike all abide here. Relatively easy access to miles of shoreline makes this a good spot to fish from shore. With three boat ramps and three docks it makes for easy launching. Fishing from canoes and kayaks, to bass boats and other fishing boats provides access to the schools of fish which thrive in the main lake, around structure. Many species, including pike, move shallow in early spring and return to deeper water once summer warms the lake.

Primary fish species residing in Sherman Reservoir

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Largemouth bass Channel catfish Flathead catfish Black crappie Walleye Bluegill White Bass Yellow Perch Northern pike

Sherman Reservoir Amenities

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

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Ash Canyon Area Campground - 308 745-0230

Trade Winds Marina RV Campground - 308 745-1187

Thunder Bay Area Campground - 308 745-0230

Redwood Area Campground - 308 745-0230

Fisherman's Bridge Area Campground - 308 745-0230

Sherman Reservoir NE Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Sherman Reservoir
Sherman Reservoir State Recreation Area
79025 Sherman Dam Rd, Suite 1
Loup City, NE 68853
308 745-0230

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Sherman Reservoir in Nebraska.

Fishing at Sherman Reservoir, in Nebraska.