Barrowsville Pond, MA


Barrowsville Pond

Town(s): Norton MA
County: Bristol

Size: 38 acres
Average Depth: 5 feet
Maximum Depth: 7 feet

Boating Allowed: Kayaks, Canoes, Sail Boats, Electric Motor Boats, Gas Engines Prohibited
Swimming: Swimming Allowed, Some Restrictions

This 38 acre man-made pond is very well-hidden and quite peaceful. If offers great fishing oppurtunities as well as fantastic canoeing and kayaking. At 6 feet deep, only non-power boating is allowed. There is a small public parking area off Powers Street near the bridge. The cove areas have a heavy weed build-up. The shoreline has minimum development.

Water Quality: No Known Issues, Town/State Monitoring
Vegetation Growth: Moderate
Non-native Species: Unknown

Fish Species: Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Yellow Perch, Channel Catfish, Sunfish, Bluegill

Boat Access: Primarily Car-top boats & Canoes
Ramp Comments: See description.
Parking Spaces: None

Directions: Route 123 to Powers Street
Shoreline Development: 10-25%