Fishing At Lake Wanahoo
AKA: Wanahoo Reservoir
What to fish for...
Guide to fishing for largemouth bass, blue catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, bluegill and northern pike at Lake Wanahoo in Nebraska.
A no-wake lake for fishing in calm waters, Lake Wanahoo offers a nice choice of species for anglers. Walleye, catfish, bass, crappie, sunfish and northern pike are plentiful in this serene fishing lake. Northern pike are catch-and-release only.
The purpose of this page is to deliver an overview of this lake, the fishing options, and area amenities. Our goal is to provide info to first time visitors, as well as beginner and novice anglers. We gathered details from personal experience, numerous trusted websites, and videos of fishing activity on the lake. These websites include the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, marinas at the lake, campgrounds, boat rental agencies and others. By consolidating this information to one page it allows visitors to see the entire picture, all in one place.
Lake Wanahoo, located near Wahoo, Nebraska, is a beloved destination for fishing enthusiasts. Spanning over 700 acres, this scenic lake offers excellent fishing opportunities. Lake Wanahoo is known for its diverse fish population, making it a popular spot for anglers of all levels. The lake is home to a variety of fish species, including largemouth bass, bluegill, crappie, channel catfish, and walleye. Anglers can explore the lake's shoreline, submerged structures, and weed beds to target these prized fish.
The lake has plenty of cover with brush, trees and rocky shorelines for fish to use as cover. This 637-acre lake is located one mile north of Wahoo, NE, and has well over one-hundred campsites ranging from tent sites to RV spaces with electrical hookups. Excellent boat ramps make launching all types of watercraft from canoes and kayaks to fishing boats and pontoon boats. Numerous fishing jetties, two of which are handicap accessible, provide anglers an expanded experience for fishing from shore. Additionally, much of the shoreline is accessible via roads and walkways.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Wanahoo
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Lake Wanahoo Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NO
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Camping options are available near Lake Wanahoo, allowing visitors to extend their stay and fully embrace the natural beauty of the area. The lake offers a campground with amenities such as tent sites, RV hookups, and access to hiking trails and picnic areas. Camping near Lake Wanahoo provides the opportunity to wake up to serene lake views, enjoy outdoor activities, and experience the tranquility of the surroundings.
Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Lake Wanahoo State Recreation Campground - 402 471-0641
Lake Wanahoo NE Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Lake Wanahoo State Recreation
Wahoo, NE 68066
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Lake Wanahoo in Nebraska.
General Fishing Info
Fishing at Lake Wanahoo, in Nebraska.
Walleye, catfish, bass, sunfish and northern pike fishing in eastern NE.