Enders Reservoir

Quick Facts

Enders Reservoir

Nebraska

(308) 394-5118

Map Directions

Things To Do

Overview

Enders Dam and Reservoir is a popular fishing spot, as well as a great location for avid wildlife watchers. Fishing season is year-round with available species in the reservoir including walleye, crappie, white bass, channel catfish, and wipers. The reservoir is open to boating, so fishermen can fish from the shore or by boat. Irrigation supply reservoir experiencing minor fluctuations, so the area is consistently an outdoor recreation destination. The reservoir peaks at 1,705 surface acres.

A portion of the area around the dam is dedicated as a wildlife refuge in the fall and winter. The land around the dam is perfect for bird watching; large flocks of mallards and geese winter on the open waters of the refuge. Public hunting on about 1,500 acres is allowed in some areas for deer, waterfowl, and upland game. The reservoir is open 24 hours a day and there are good access roads.

Map of Enders Reservoir

Latitude, Longitude: 40.435712, -101.538563

READ MORE

Activities

  • Boating

    The reservoir is open for boating.

  • Camping

    Camping sites are available for visitors.

  • Fishing

    The reservoir is a great place for fishing, and waterlevels stay consistently high. Species in the reservoir including walleye, crappie, white bass, channel catfish, and wipers.

  • Hunting

    Public hunting on about 1,500 acres is allowed in some areas for deer, waterfowl, and upland game.

  • Picnicking

    Picnicking is welcomed.

  • RVing

    RVs can be accommodated in the area.

  • Water Sports

    The reservoir is a popular place for water sports, especially since its waterlevels fluctuate so little.

Directions

Driving

The recreation area is located two miles east of Enders, Nebraska near U.S. 6.

Phone Numbers

Primary

(308) 394-5118

Links