Map For Boating In Connecticut
There are many places to go boating in Connecticut
Boating opportunities abound in Connecticut. There are lakes and rivers for large craft and smaller streams and ponds for smaller vessels. Some allow power boats, others only allow electric motors, each providing a unique experience. Fishing and other watersports are available at most boating lakes throughout the state - depending on time of year and state-defined seasons.
Alexander Lake is a 215-acre lake, 3 miles southeast of Pomfret, CT.
Amos Lake is a 110-acre lake, at Preston, CT.
Bantam Lake is a 950-acre lake, at Mantam, CT.
Bashan Lake is a 270-acre lake, 4 miles northeast of East Haddam, CT.
Beach Pond is a 390-acre lake, at Voluntown, CT
Black Pond is a 75-acre pond, 5 miles east of Union, CT.
Candlewood Lake is a 5,400-acre, 2 miles west of New Milford, CT.
Cedar Lake is a 75-acre lake, at Chester, CT.
Colebrook River Lake is a 820-acre, 2 miles north of Riverton, CT.
Crystal Lake is a 180-acre lake, 3 miles east of Ellington, CT.
Gardner Lake is a 430-acre lake, 2 miles northeast of Salem, CT.
Green Falls Pond aka Green Falls Reservoir is a 50-acre pond , 4 miles southeast of Voluntown, CT.
Highland Lake is a 450-acre lake, at Winchester, CT.
Lake Beseck is a 120-acre lake, at Middlefield, CT.
Lake Lillinonah is a 1,900-acre lake, nearby Newtown, CT.
Lake McDonough aka Barkhamsted Lake is a 390-acre lake, at Hartland, CT.
Lake Quassapaug is a 300-acre lake, at Middlebury, CT.
Lake Saltonstall is a 420-acre lake, at East Haven, CT.
Lake Zoar is a 910-acre lake, between Southbury and Sandy Hook, CT.
Lower Bolton Lake is a 180-acre lake, at Bolton, CT.
Mansfield Hollow Lake is a 440-acre lake, at Mansfield, CT.
Mashapaug Lake is a 300-acre lake, 2 miles north of Union, CT.
Middle Bolton Lake is a 120-acre lake, at Bolton, CT.
Moodus Reservoir is a 480-acre (Upper 360 + Lower 120) lake, 2 miles east of Moodus, CT.
Mudge Pond is a 210-acre pond, at Sharon, CT.
Pachaug Pond is an 840-acre lake, at Griswold, CT.
Pine Acres Lake is a 130-acre lake, at Hampton, CT.
Pinewood Lake is a 150-acre lake, at Trumbull.
Quaddick Reservoir is a 408-acre lake, 3 miles east of Thompson.
Quinebaug Pond is a 80-acre pond, at Killingly, CT.
Rogers Lake is a 260-acre lake, between Lyme and Old Lyme, CT.
Saugatuck Reservoir is an 860-acre lake, 2 miles south of Redding, CT.
Shenipsit Lake aka The Snip is a 520-acre lake, at Rockville, CT.
Squantz Pond is a 280-acre pond, 3 miles north of Fairfield, CT.
Tyler Lake is a 180-acre lake, 2 miles west of Goshen, CT.
Waramaug Lake is a 650-acre lake, 2 miles south of Warren, CT.
Washinee Lake (West Twin Lake) is a 290-acre lake, 3 miles west of North Cannan, CT.
Washining Lake (Twin Lakes) is a 570-acre lake, 3 miles west of North Cannan, CT.
West Hill Pond is a 260-acre lake, 2 miles south of Winchester, CT.
West Thompson Lake is a 200-acre lake, 2 miles north of Putnam, CT.
Winchester Lake is a 250-acre lake, at Winchester, CT.
Wononscopomuc Lake is a 350-acre lake, at Lakeville, CT.
Use the map below to locate lakes and rivers nearby major cities including Barkhamsted, Cornwall Bridge, Hartford, Litchfield, New Preston, Ashford, Eastford, Lebanon, Manchester, Thompson, Danbury, New Haven, New Milford, Waterbury, Woodbridge, East Hampton, Griswold, Middletown, Mystic and Norwich.
Use the navigation and zoom arrows to locate your area of interest in Connecticut. Once you locate a specific area or city, zoom in closer and make note of bodies of water nearby. The scale on the map allows you to determine the length and width of the waterway and define its potential usability for boating with your particular watercraft. Always check with local water authorities for current lake levels.
Lakes and rivers in Connecticut
Some of the lakes in Connecticut include Bantam Lake, Barkhamsted Lake, Colebrook Impoundment, Highland Lake, Nepaug Reservoir, Bolton Lakes, Mashapaug Pond, Quaddick Reservoir, Shenipsit Lake, West Thompson Lake, Easton Reservoir, Lake Candlewood, Lake Lillinonah, Lake Zoar, Saugatuck Reservoir, Gardner Lake, Hopeville Pond, Konomoc Lake , Pachaug Pond and Rogers Lake.
Navigable rivers include Colebrook River, Housatonic River, Scantic River, Willimantic River, Naugatuck River, Quinnipiac River, Quinebaug River and Thames River.