Flanagan Lake

Flanagan Lake

Flanagan Lake is a flood control reservoir in Omaha's Papillion Creek Watershed. The reservoir provides flood protection for Omaha citizens and 730 acres of recreational benefits, such as a 220-acre lake, five-mile hiking/biking trail, and park and green space. Flanagan Lake officially opened to the public on June 27, 2018.

As of 2023, The catch-and-release designation is removed from this Omaha lake. No harvest of northern pike is allowed. There is an 8-inch maximum length limit on bluegill and redear sunfish, and a 10-inch maximum length limit on crappie.

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Amenities & Services: 
  • Biking
  • Biking Trails
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Day Use
  • Day Use Only
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hiking Trails
  • Kayak Launch Sites
  • No-Wake Boating
  • Parking
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Picnicking
  • Picnicking/Day Use
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
Fish Species: 
  • Bluegill
  • Crappie
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Northern Pike