Fishing At Wehrspann Lake In 2024
AKA: Wehrspann Reservoir
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Guide to fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, blue catfish, black crappie, walleye and bluegill at Wehrspann Lake in Nebraska.
Located in the southwest outskirts of Omaha near the eastern border of NE, Wehrspann Lake is a 245-acre reservoir with easy walking access. The lake is surrounded by the extensive Omaha Metro Trails System which makes it easy to access the shoreline for fishing from the bank.
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.
Wehrspann Lake, located near Omaha, Nebraska, is a popular destination for fishing enthusiasts. Spanning over 250 acres, this picturesque lake offers excellent fishing opportunities. Wehrspann Lake is known for its diverse fish population, making it a sought-after 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 a population of bass, catfish, crappie, walleye and sunfish. There is a nice boat launch and dock at the Chalco Hills Recreation Area. The lake has a 5-mph speed limit so it is a great lake for canoes, kayaks, electric-motor boats and other non-powered boats.
Primary fish species residing in Wehrspann Lake
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Wehrspann Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: NEARBY
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NO
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
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While Wehrspann Lake does not allow motorized boating, it offers opportunities for non-motorized boating activities such as kayaking, canoeing, and paddleboarding. Boaters can enjoy a peaceful experience on the lake, taking in the serene surroundings and enjoying the tranquility of the water. It provides an ideal setting for those seeking a calm and relaxing boating adventure.
Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Wehrspann Lake Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, west side, off Chalco Hills Recreation Road #8, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
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Camping options are not available directly at Wehrspann Lake. However, the lake is part of the Chalco Hills Recreation Area, which offers a campground with amenities such as tent sites, RV hookups, and access to hiking trails and picnic areas. Camping in this nearby area provides an opportunity to explore the natural beauty of the surroundings and enjoy outdoor activities.
Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
The nearest campground is the West Omaha / NE Lincoln KOA Holiday Campground about ten miles southwest of the lake - 402 332-3010
Wehrspann Lake NE Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Chalco Hills Recreation Area
8901 S 154th St
Omaha, NE 68138
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Wehrspann Lake in Nebraska.
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Fishing at Wehrspann Lake, in Nebraska.
Crappie, walleye and sunfish fishing in southwest NE.