About Branched Oak Yacht Club and our Lake!
Branched Oak Yacht Club is a family-friendly group of of lake lovers! You don't even have to own a boat to join our beloved Yacht Club... if you enjoy socializing, racing, fishing and/or lake activities then consider joining up with us. We'd love to have you!
Branched Oak State Recreation Area (Branched Oak Lake) is a Nebraska state recreation area located two and a half miles north of Malcolm, Nebraska (northwest of Lincoln) in Lancaster County. The lake is the largest of the Salt Valley Lakes with 1,800 acres of water in a 5,595-acre park.
The area has several camping facilities, ranging from modern to primitive. There is a shop inside the park area where visitors can buy firewood/bait and also purchase boat rentals. The lake is stocked with a catfish, bass, carp and bluegill.