Guide To Fishing At Bluestem Lake
AKA: Bluestem Lake Reservoir
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, bluegill, green sunfish, redear sunfish, wiper and northern pike at Bluestem Lake in Nebraska.
Located just southeast of Lincoln, with 325 surface acres, Bluestem Lake has a reputation as a good bass fishing lake. Primitive camping right at the waters edge makes this an ideal place to bring the family.
Boating, jet skis, water skiing and swimming enhance the camping experience. One can fish from shore, a canoe or kayak or traditional fishing boats with plenty of fishing room for all. In addition to bass, there is good crappie, walleye and northern pike fishing.
Primary fish species residing in Bluestem Lake
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Bluestem Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: NEARBY
Boat Launch Ramp: TWO
RV Hookups: NO
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Area Five Campground Boat Ramp
Located in the northeast section of the lake, off W Martel Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
Area Three Campground Boat Ramp
Located in the southeast section of the lake, off W Sprague Road, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
Bluestem Boat Ramp
Located in the southeast corner of the lake, off W Sprague Road, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Area Three Campground - 402 796-2362
Area Five Campground - 402 796-2362
Bluestem Lake NE Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Sprague, NE 68438
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Bluestem Lake in Nebraska.
General Fishing Info
Fishing at Bluestem Lake, in Nebraska.
Great bass fishing in southeast NE.