Average Depth: 30 feet
Maximum Depth: 45 feet
Kayaks, Canoes, Sail Boats, Electric Motor Boats, Power Boats, State & Local Rules & Regulations Apply, Other Restrictions
Swimming: Swimming Allowed, Some Restrictions
Fort Pond is an average size two-story pond located in Lancaster just north of Route 2 at the Lunenburg Road exit. The water is clear in color with a transparency of almost 10 feet. The depth averages about 30 feet with a maximum depth of 45 feet. The shoreline is 90% developed with year round houses, camps and cottages. Aquatic weeds are scant except in some of the coves. Boat access is available at a gravel ramp off of Fort Pond Road. Shoreline access is limited to the area immediately adjacent to the ramp.
No Known Issues
Vegetation Growth: Minimal
Non-native Species: Unknown
Stocked with about 4000 Rainbow and Brown Trout annually.
Fish Species: Largemouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Yellow Perch, Brown Bullhead, Yellow Bullhead, Sunfish, Bluegill, White Sucker, American Eel
Access for Power and Non-power Boats
Ramp Comments: Access from Route 2.
Parking Spaces: Less than 10
Route 2 to exit 35 to Fort Pond Road to boat launch.
Shoreline Development: 75-100%