Pat Murphy WMA: Fishing

Phone: (806) 269-1031
Canadian, TX 79014

Contact: Kelli Bashaw

Dates Open: Open year-round, except closed for Special Permit hunts.

Registration is required.


Fishing Permitted

For general information on fishing requirements and restrictions, see the Outdoor Annual Fishing Regulations. For information on fishing licenses, stamps, and tags see Outdoor Annual Fishing Licenses.

Fishing is permitted on the Murphy Unit year round, except during special permitted hunts. Fishing is limited to a few pools in Plum Creek; however, they may contain bass, sunfish, catfish, and carp.

All fishermen must possess either a Annual Public Hunting APH permit or a Limited Public Use LPU Permit. Fishing is by catch and release only.