Catch of the Day

Channel Catfish

Ray Carr with a great catch! 27" channel cat caught at Branched Oak Lake.

Channel Catfish

DaJuan with a hefty channel cat from the holiday weekend. Well done fellas!

Largemouth Bass

Jacob Hiebert with a healthy 21 inch largemouth bass! Caught on top water no less and released.

Master Angler Largemouth

A nice master angler largemouth from this afternoon. Congrats Mark, and thanks for practicing catch and release.

Impressive Catfish

Here are just a couple of the most impressive cats to come out of Branched Oak Lake this past week. Nicely done fellas! Both fish are still swimming around to be caught again some day.


Walleye bite keeps going strong with a healthy 8.5 lb 29 incher coming in to the marina this evening.

Big Crappies!

Branched Oak Lake grows some big crappies! A customer brought in this monster today, measuring in at 18 inches!

Black Crappie

Mary Plies with a beautiful 14 1/4" Black crappie that weighed in at 1.76lbs. Sunday afternoon at Branched Oak Lake!

Branched Oak State Recreation Area features the largest lake in eastern Nebraska and has long been a popular spot for fishing, boating and camping.

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Branched Oak Marina
10001 West Davey Road
Raymond, NE 68428