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Morgan Lake

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)

Fish Species:

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

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


Special regulations apply. See the Freshwater Fishing Regulation Guide (PDF).

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