Horace Lake


Horace Lake

Town(s): Weare NH
County: Hillsborough
Local Name: Weare Reservoir

Size: 323 acres
Average Depth: 14 feet
Maximum Depth: 22 feet

Boating Allowed: Kayaks, Canoes, Sail Boats, Electric Motor Boats, Power Boats, Jet-skis, State & Local Rules & Regulations Apply
Swimming: Swimming Allowed, No Restrictions

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Weare Reservoir AKA Horace Lake is formed by Weare Reservoir on the Piscataquog River. Construction was completed in 1913 with a surface area of 323 acres.  It's height is 34 feet with a length of 340 feet. Max discharge is 12360 cubic feet per second. Normal capacity is 6300 acre feet. The Lake Horace Landowners Corporation or LHLOC is a volunteer run organization established for the purpose of advocating a reasoned approach to management of Lake Horace to ensure the long-term stability of the lakes environmental and economic viability.

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

Fish Species: Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Black Crappie, Yellow Perch, Brown Bullhead, Sunfish, Golden Shiner, American Eel

Boat Access: Primarily Car-top boats & Canoes
Parking Spaces: None

Shoreline Development: 50-75%