Rafferty Reservoir

(Mcdonald Lake)

Rafferty Reservoir is a reservoir located 14km S of Macoun and 20km WNW of Estevan.

The lake was officially named on 1952-02-06.

Northern Pike Yellow Perch Walleye
Boundary on map.


Fishing Zone: Southern Zone
Location: 49.1931116, -103.2474121
Max Width: 1 km
Max Length: 56 km
Max Depth: 15 m (49 ft)

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The public fishing dock at the regional park is out and ready for use!

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Fishing at Rafferty Reservoir

Rafferty Reservoir is in the southern fishing zone.

What fish are in Rafferty Reservoir

Northern Pike, Walleye, White Sucker and Yellow Perch can be found in Rafferty Reservoir.

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Fishing Season

Fishing season on Rafferty Reservoir is open from May 5, 2024 to March 31, 2025.

Fishing Limits for Rafferty Reservoir

These are the limits for all fish species reported to be in Rafferty Reservoir. All fishing limits for Saskatchewan.
Species Limit
Northern Pike Limit 5, only one may exceed 75 cm
Yellow Perch Limit 10 (Custom limit for Rafferty Reservoir)
Walleye/Sauger/Saugeye Limit 3, Only 1 Over 55 Cm (Custom limit for Rafferty Reservoir)

Boating at Rafferty Reservoir

I don't have any boat launches, or marinas reported for this lake. Let me know if I'm missing one!

Camping at Rafferty Reservoir

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Beaches at Rafferty Reservoir

I don't have any beaches reported for this lake. Let me know if I'm missing one!

Prairie Pro Outfitters

Prairie Pro Outfitters is located at Rafferty Reservoir.

Phone: (306) 461-8353

Website: https://prairieprooutfitters.com/

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