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LAKES & PONDS – Free Public Boat Launches/Access


Becket, Mass – BUCKLEY – DUTTON RESERVOIR – Yokum Pond Road

Becket Center, Mass – CENTER POND (car top boat access only) – Route 8

Becket, Mass – SHAW POND – Route 8

Hinsdale, Mass – ASHMERE LAKES (car top boat access only) – Route 143

Lanesborough, Mass – CHESHIRE RESERVOIR – Route 8 (across road from Honda car dealer)

Lee, Mass – LAUREL LAKE – Rt 20 (next to Cork & Hearth restaurant)

Lenox, Mass – STOCKBRIDGE BOWL – Route 183 (across road from Kripalu)

Monterey – GARFIELD LAKE – Tyringham Road

Monterey – LAKE BUEL – Route 57

Monterey – BENEDICT POND – Beartown State Forest – Blue Hill Road

Pittsfield, Mass – ONOTA LAKE – Lakeway Drive off Valentine Road

Pittsfield, Mass – PONTOOSUC LAKE – Route 7 (at traffic lights at junction with Hancock Rd)

Richmond, Mass – RICHMOND POND –- Boys Club Road off Swamp Road (across road from Bartlett’s Orchard)

Sandisfield, Mass – UPPER SPECTACLE POND (car top boat access only) – Webb Road off Route 23

Sheffield, Mass – THREE MILE POND (car top boat access only) – Brush Hill Road off Home Road

Tyringham/East Lee, Mass – GOOSE POND – Goose Pond Rd off Forrest St., off Route 20 in East Lee

West Stockbridge, Mass – CRANBERRY LAKE (car top boat access only) – Richmond Rd/Route 41 (across road from cemetery)


Colebrook, Conn – COLEBROOK RIVER RESERVOIR– Route 8

Norfolk, Conn – WOOD CREEK POND – Ashpohtag Road, off Route 272

Sharon – MUDGE POND – Mudge Pond Rd. (car top boat access only)

So. Kent – HATCH POND – So. Kent Rd. (car top boat access only)


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