Papoose Lake (PRIVATE)
​aka Davenport Brook Reservoir

Last Updated:4/2016
       No publish information. 

      Papoose Lake is only accessible to Mohawk Estates property owners and their guests. It is a privately owned lake and area.
 For more information, please use the contact information below:
Hilma A. Sumner
Town Clerk
Town of Heath
1 East Main Street
Heath, Massachusetts   01346
Phone: 413-337-4934. Ext. 6
Fax: 413-337-8542

Skill Level:              Class 1 - Flat water
Estimated Time:     1 hour
Total Distance:       1.1 miles
USGS Map:              Heath, MA (7.5’x15’)
Launch Address:  

Papoose Lake Drive, Colrain MA 01340
on the corner of Waterfalls Drive
Position:  42-40.72 N 72-47.63 W 
Boat Launch:  Kayaks, Canoes, Sail Boats, Electric Motor Boats, Gas Engines Prohibited.  Swimming Allowed, No Restrictions
Physical Features:
  • Area:                   14.1 acres
  • Max depth:          20 feet
  • Average Depth:    8 feet
  • Transparency:           feet
  • Terrain Type:  Road causeway, Homes.
Fish Population
  • Unknown 

From Interstate 91 - Exit 26 Greenfield (18.7 miles, 30 minutes)
  • Take Route 2 West past Shelbourn and Shelbourne Falls.  Eventually, the Deerfield River will be on your left.
  • At mile 13.3, turn right onto Avery Brook Road toward Heath Center.  
  • At mile 17.3, make a sharp right turn onto Taylor Brook Road.
  • At mile 18.5, turn left onto Mohawk Beach Drive.
  • Arrive at the end of the pond and launch your car top boat.