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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
Surface Area: 19 acres
Shore Length: 0.8 miles

Special Regulations

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.


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)


Morgan lake is a great place to take somebody new to fishing. Local sportsmans groups stock this lake with trout throughout the year. You can also expect to catch a wide variety of fish, including largemouth bass, chain pickerel, common carp and panfish.


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

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