Baker Pond, MA


Baker Pond

Town(s): Dudley MA, Charlton MA
County: Worcester

Size: 175 acres
Average Depth: 11 feet
Maximum Depth: 30 feet

Boating Allowed: Kayaks, Canoes, Sail Boats, Electric Motor Boats, Power Boats, Jet-skis, State & Local Rules & Regulations Apply
Boating Comments: Best suited for pontoon boats, fishing boats
Swimming: Swimming Allowed, No Restrictions

Baker Pond is fully recreation lake located in both Charlton and Dudley. This is a quiet lake with minimum boat traffic and is best suited for pontoon boats. The Baker Pond Association published regular newletters and is active in managing the yearly weed control programs thru fundraisers and resident donations. The shoreline is lightly developed and comprised of many larger sized lots.

Water Quality: No Known Issues
Vegetation Growth: Moderate
Non-native Species: Eurasian Watermilfoil (Myriophyllum Spicatum)

Fish Species: Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Yellow Perch, White Perch, Brown Bullhead, Sunfish, Bluegill, Bridle Shiner

Boat Access: Primarily Car-top boats & Canoes
Ramp Comments: Shallow access on Dudley side
Parking Spaces: None

Directions: Route 31 to Baker Pond Road
Shoreline Development: 25-50%