FRANKLIN COUNTY LAKES
20 Ponds, Lakes, and Reservoirs

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Lakes are listed North to South
Sherman Reservoir
Rowe, MA & Monroe, MA & VT
Area: 160 acres
Trip Length: 5.9 miles
Estimated Time: 3 hours
Pelham Pond
Rowe, MA
Area: 71 acres
Trip Length: 1.75 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Sawyer Ponds
Northfield, MA
Area: 9.3 & 12.4 acres
Trip Length: 0.6 & 0.7 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Sheomet Lake
Warwick, MA
Area: 26 acres
Trip Length: 1.1 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Hastings Pond
Warwick, MA
Area: 17 acres
Trip Length: 0.8 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Moores Pond
Warwick, MA
Area: 31 acres
Trip Length: 0.9 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
McLeod Pond
Colrain, MA
Area: 40 acres
Trip Length: 1.5 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Laurel Pond
Erving, MA
Area: 51 acres
Trip Length: 1.6 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Lake Mattawa
Orange, MA
Area: 112 acres
Trip Length: 2.3 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Lake Rohnta
Montague,Orange,New Salem, Athol
Area: 383 acres
Trip Length: 8.9 miles
Estimated Time: 3 hours
Lake Pleasant
(Town Water Supply)
Montague, MA
Area: 54 acres
Trip Length: 1.4 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Wickett Pond
Wendell, MA
Area: 29 acres
Trip Length: 1.3 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Ruggles Pond
Wendell, MA
Area: 14.8 acres
Trip Length: 1.1 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Ashfield Pond
Ashfield, MA
Area: 38 acres
Trip Length: 1.3 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
North and South Spectacle Ponds
New Salem, MA
Area: 42.9 & 37.9 acres
Trip Length: 1.1 & 2.0 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour each
Quabbin Area 2
​Gate 31
New Salem, MA
Area: 24,012 acres
38.6 square miles
Estimated Time: Up to All Day
Sunderland, MA
Area: 28 acres
Trip Length: 1.1 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Cranberry Pond
Fiske Pond
Wendell, MA
Area:  acres
Trip Length: 0.7 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Lake Wyola
Shutesbury, MA
Area: 130 acres
Trip Length: 2.4 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Paddy Hill Pond
Ashfield, MA
Area: acres
Trip Length: 1.0 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Leverett Pond
Leverett, MA
Area: 91 acres
Trip Length: 2.6 miles
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Please note that the following ponds are Private:
             Papoose Lake
             Tully Pond
             Packard Pond
             Wheelers Pond