Welcome to Trade Winds Marina at Sherman Reservoir!

Trade Winds Marina is a full service marina including groceries, pop, beer, deli sandwiches, shower house, laundromat, tackle, beer garden, boat rentals, cabins rentals, boat slips and boat storage, fishing/hunting/park permit vendor, and a campground with 30 Amp electric and water hook-ups. We also offer fast food orders served from our grill daily.


Regular Season Hours:  6AM - 9PM Daily
After Labor Day to End of Season: 7AM - 9PM Fri-Sat-Sun


Located approx. 3 miles east of Loup City on 790th Rd.
Take left at Sherman Dam Rd--1 mile north--take first right and follow Sherman Dam Rd. approx. 3 miles to Marina at the east end of the dam.  We are approx. 45 miles north west of Grand Island on Hwy 92  or 2 1/2 hours straight west of Omaha on Hwy 92.


Sherman Reservoir has approx. 68 miles of shoreline and many coves and sheltered areas for great fishing, boating and water sports.  Main attractions are walleye, white bass, crappie, northern pike and channel/flathead catfish.


There are 20 overnight campsites each with water & electric hookups available for $22 per night +tax.  The dump station is located by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission at the Redwood area.  Shower house with coin-operated showers and laundromat is available in the Marina area. We also rent modern cabins located on the waters edge.

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Seasonal Hours

April 14th to April 30th

Friday through Sunday
6AM - 9PM

May 4th to Labor Day

Open Everyday
6AM - 9PM

Labor Day to End of Season*

Friday through Sunday
7AM - 9PM
* End of season will be the last weekend in October or Low water level (whichever comes first)

Grill Hours

11AM - 7PM

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