Guide To Fishing At Sutherland Reservoir
AKA: Sutherland Lake
What to fish for...
Fishing for smallmouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, bluegill, white bass, yellow perch, striped bass and wiper at Sutherland Reservoir in Nebraska.
Open for access by all boats, Sutherland Reservoir is a great place to enjoy water sports in the southwest part of Nebraska. This 3,000-acre lake is also a great fishery with multiple fish species.
Trout, walleye, smallmouth bass, white bass, wiper, sunfish and striped bass are caught here. Fishing from shore, canoes, kayaks or fancy fishing boats all works here. With quick access off I-80, and plenty of camping spots, this is an easy getaway for a family vacation or a quick fishing trip. Three boat ramps and two docks are available for public use.
Primary fish species residing in Sutherland Reservoir
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Sutherland Reservoir Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NO
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NO
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Hershey Beach Boat Ramp
Located mid lake, east side, off S Bubble Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
Westshore Boat Ramp
Located mid lake, west side, off Great Plains Indian Highway, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with gravel parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Sutherland Reservoir Campground - 308 535-8025
Oregon Trail Park Campground - 308 386-4653
Sutherland Reservoir NE Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Sutherland Reservoir State Recreation Area
301 East State Farm Rd.
North Platte, NE 69101
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Sutherland Reservoir in Nebraska.
General Fishing Info
Fishing at Sutherland Reservoir, in Nebraska.
Trout, walleye, smallmouth bass, white bass, wiper and striped bass fishing in southwest NE.