McKay Reservoir Fishing near Pendleton, Oregon

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Details for McKay Reservoir

Species Caught Here:
Bass
Bluegill
Carp
Crappie
Perch
Trout

Public Property
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Bodies of Water near McKay Reservoir

McKay Dam

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South Coyote Creek

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Patawa Creek

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Stewart Creek

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Tutuilla Creek

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Description for McKay Reservoir, Umatilla County, Oregon

McKay Reservoir is a reservoir located just 4.6 miles from Pendleton, in Umatilla County, in the state of Oregon, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including smallmouth bass, bream/bluegill, carp, rainbow trout, crappie, perch and largemouth bass here. Whether you’re fly fishing, baitcasting or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to McKay Reservoir. Alternate names for this reservoir include Mackay Lake and McKay Lake.

Join us as we discuss the Oregon Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.

Fishing Reports near McKay Reservoir

  "My family and I went fishing today at Cold Springs Res and I caught the crappie pictured below...." Cold Springs Reservoir

  "Fish Penland Lake early or late in the day for a shot at one of the thousands of trout that make..." Lake Penland

  "Stocked every spring with legal rainbows, fishing pressure is heavy. Most of the trout are caught..." Cutsforth Pond

Best Fishing Times near McKay Reservoir

Fishing Times for McKay Reservoir near Pendleton, OR