Locustville Pond, RI


Locustville Pond

Town(s): Hopkinton RI
County: Washington

Size: 82 acres
Average Depth: feet
Maximum Depth: feet

Boating Allowed: Kayaks, Canoes, Sail Boats, Electric Motor Boats, Power Boats, Horsepower or Speed Restrictions, See Comments
Boating Comments: 10 HP Limit. No motors over 10 HP may be launched or hauled at this ramp.
Swimming: Swimming Allowed, Some Restrictions

Locustville Pond is a long, narrow, 82-acre pond. Much of the shoreline of the pond is lined with houses. The gravel shoreline at the launch site is suitable for use as a boat ramp. No motors over 10 HP may be launched or hauled at this ramp. Nearest Town Center: Wyoming, RI. Shoreline: Gravel shoreline suitable for use as a boat ramp. Nearby Amenities: Outfitter: URE Outfitters on Route 3 in Hope Valley sells camping gear. Hope Valley Bait on Route 138 in Hope Valley rents canoes.

Water Quality: Unknown
Vegetation Growth: Moderate
Non-native Species: Eurasian Watermilfoil (Myriophyllum Spicatum), Fanwort (Cabomba Caroliniana)

Fish Species: Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Yellow Perch, Channel Catfish, Brown Bullhead, Bluegill, Golden Shiner

Boat Access: Primarily Car-top boats & Canoes
Ramp Comments: This is a site for launching boats from trailers. Boat ramps can normally be used to launch canoes and kayaks but please do your best to keep the boat ramp clear for boat trailers. Hours of Operation: Closed from 1/2 hr. after sunset to 5 am, except for fishing and boating.
Parking Spaces: Less than 10

Directions: From I-95 north or south take Exit 3B for Route 138 West towards Hope Valley. This will put you on Route 138 west. Go 1/3 mile and bear left onto Route 3. Go 1.1 miles south on Route 3 and take a sharp right onto Bank Street. This turn is actually a
Shoreline Development: 50-75%