Nebraska Fishing Destinations

Oliver Reservoir

Black Crappie Blue Catfish Kelp Bass and 3 more species

Oliver Reservoir is a great place for fishing enthusiasts looking for a variety of fish species, including walleye, catfish, northern pike, crappie, and largemouth bass. It is also a popular spot for camping and water sports, such as boating and swimming. The best time to visit is in the summer months, with average temperatures ranging from 70-90°F. Fishing tips include using live bait and lures that mimic local prey. Visitors can also enjoy nearby attractions, such as Lake McConaughy and the Ash Hollow State Historical Park. Get driving directions.

OLIVER RESERVOIR
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Fish Species

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Crappies are members of the sunfish and the black bass family.

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This is the largest catfish of the family Ictaluridae, reported to grow to 120 lb. (54 kg).

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The kelp bass, a member of a large group of seabasses, which inhabit the eastern Pacific, is a robust fish ...

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The northern pike is a holarctic species, meaning that it occurs around the world in northern, or Arctic waters.

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The walleye is a wide-ranging, North American species that occurs virtually everywhere on the mainland.