Locals say that the area provides Excellent hunting for duck, geese, deer, pheasant, grouse, and dove.
Below is a link to Nebraska hunting guides, regulations, seasons and where to buy a license.... Box Butte Reservoir hunting
The reservoir is surrounded by dense cottonwood and willow trees. It is easily one of the best birding areas in the Panhandle. Sightings since 1973 has produced a list of over 200 species.Reservoir open 24