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::
Often referred to as the "biological crossroads of the Great Plains," the 30-mile stretch of Niobrara River east of...