Sny Magill Creek

General Information

County: Clayton
Location: Located in the Sny Magill Wildlife Management Area, 3 miles southwest of McGregor along Keystone Road.
Acres: 5.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

Pikes Peak State Park

Amenities

Amenities at Sny Magill Creek include:
  • Good/Excellent Shorefishing
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  • annual 2016 - 1,395 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2016 - 12,288 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2015 - 1,850 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2015 - 11,837 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2014 - 2,283 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2014 - 8,480 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2013 - 1,415 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2013 - 9,435 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2012 - 1,630 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2012 - 10,270 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2011 - 1,020 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2011 - 11,355 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2010 - 410 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2010 - 8,137 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2009 - 11,027 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • 05/21/2009 - 10,000 Brown Trout (4.0")
  • annual 2008 - 497 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2008 - 10,300 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • 05/13/2008 - 3,543 Brown Trout (4.0")
  • annual 2007 - 1,370 Brook Trout (2-3/lb)
  • annual 2007 - 10,324 Rainbow Trout (2-3/lb)
  • 05/24/2007 - 5,000 Brown Trout (2.1")
The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

  • Brook Trout
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 5 fish
    • Possession Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 10 fish
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: Anglers must have paid the Trout Fee to fish for or possess trout
  • Brown Trout
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 5 fish
    • Possession Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 10 fish
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: Anglers must have paid the Trout Fee to fish for or possess trout
  • Rainbow Trout
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 5 fish
    • Possession Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 10 fish
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: Anglers must have paid the Trout Fee to fish for or possess trout
  • White Sucker
    • Season: Continuous
    • Daily Bag Limit: none
    • Possession Limit: unlimited
    • Length Limit: none
    • Other: May be taken by hand fishing, by snagging, by spear or by bow and arrow, day or night.

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Water Quality

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