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Morgan Lake

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Morgan Lake is located in Poughkeepsie and offers some great access to shore fishing. This small lake also has a wide variety of fish species to catch and will usually produce some good action.

Physical Features:

Elevation: 213 feet
Area: 19 acres
Shoreline Length: 0.8 miles


Shore fishing is available on the south shore off of Creek Rd. in College Hill City Park. A fishing pier is also available.
Morgan Lake Contour Map PDF (181 kB)

Fish Species:

Trout, largemouth bass, chain pickerel, common carp and panfish.


Morgan Lake is a great place to take somebody new to fishing. Local sportsmans groups stock this lake with trout throughout the year.


Statewide fishing regulations apply (leaving DEC website to official Fishing Regulations Guide vendor website).

Special fishing regulations (leaving DEC website to official Fishing Regulations Guide vendor website) exist for Morgan Lake. Please review your fishing regulations guide for details.

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