Merritt Reservoir offers some of Nebraska's premiere fishing. It is a deep
lake with excellent inflow from the Snake River and Boardman Creek,
Consequently, the reservoir is well-insulated against excessive drawdown
Hunters find plentiful duck, grouse, dove and both whitetail and mule deer on state land during hunting season. Turkeys inhabit the wooded canyons.
Merritt Reservoir Creel Survey::
Open daily from 10am-4pm. Closed holidays. Must schedule
tours in advance (48 hours preferred). Normally only two tours...
There are five public boat ramps where access can be gained to the lake.
As always be careful in low water conditions and ...