Average Depth: 11 feet
Maximum Depth: 21 feet
Kayaks, Canoes, Sail Boats, Electric Motor Boats, Power Boats, Jet-skis, State & Local Rules & Regulations Apply
Swimming: Swimming Allowed, Some Restrictions
Whitin Reservoir is located in Douglas, Massachusetts close to where the Connecticut and RI borders meet. This area has preserved many of its historical buildings and scenic backwoods roads, providing a traditional New England experience. One side of this 309 acre Reservoir is adjacent to the 4600 acre Douglas State Forest providing the most picturesque views. Power-boating and fishing are enjoyed activities, as well as crystal clear water for swimming.
No Known Issues, Town/State Monitoring
Vegetation Growth: Minimal
Non-native Species: Unknown
Fishing is prohibited at the dam.
Fish Species: Largemouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Yellow Perch, Brown Bullhead, Sunfish, Bluegill
None, Private Lake
Ramp Comments: There is no public boat access.
Parking Spaces: None
Route 395 to Route 16 for 5 miles thru the Douglas State Forest, left on Cedar Street, left of Wallis Street, look for signs.
Shoreline Development: 50-75%