Welcome to Lake McConaughy, Nebraska
8 miles northeast of Ogallala, NE – I-80 Exit 126
Lake McConaughy is Nebraska’s biggest lake and the largest reservoir in a four state region. At full storage, Lake Mac is twenty miles long, four miles wide, and 142 feet deep at the dam. Built on the edge of the Nebraska Sandhills, Lake Mac offers natural white sand beaches, excellent fishing, boating, camping and all types of outdoor recreation.
Let the trail lead you here for family fun in all seasons.
Don’t Miss The Eagles!
Want to get a bird’s eye view of beautiful bald eagles? Central Nebraska’s heated eagle viewing facility is open weekends December 28 through early March 8:00 to 4:00 MST. Eagles come to Lake Ogallala to fish in the open water created by the Kingsley Hydroplant. For more information, see our birding page or the Central Nebraska [...]