Cedar Bluff Dam and reservoir is a features of the Cedar Bluff Unit, Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, and is located on the Smoky Hill River in west central Kansas. Reservoir open 24 hours. Good access roads. Available species include walleye, crappie, white bass, channel catfish, and wipers. The reservoir has approximately 3280 water surface acres, 8256 land acres and 50 miles of shoreline. Fishing season year-round.A snack bar is available.Hunting is available to the public for deer, waterfowl, and upland game. Special hunts can be arranged by application for youth, disabled, or family groups. Current Reservoir Levels The Butterfield Overland Dispatch Historic Trail crosses at Cedar Bluff reservoir; some wagon ruts are still visible.
Located 15 miles south of WaKeeney, Kansas. Nearest highway is Kansas 283 and 147.
Kansas Dept. of Wildlife & Parks Cedar Bluff Area Office RR2, Box 76A Ellis, KS 67637
Boating Historic & Cultural Site Camping Fishing Hiking Hunting Picnicking Recreational Vehicles Water Sports Wildlife Viewing
BOR - Bureau of Reclamation