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  • Wickwas Lake is a 350-acre (1.4 km2) water body in Belknap County in the Lakes Region of central New Hampshire, in the town of Meredith. Water from Wickwas Lake flows south to Winnisquam Lake, then t...
  • Lake Wentworth is located in Carroll County in eastern New Hampshire, in the town of Wolfeboro. At 3,116 acres (12.61 km2), it is the seventh-largest lake located entirely in New Hampshire. Water fro...
  • Webster Lake is a 612-acre (2.48 km2) water body in Merrimack County in the central portion of the U.S. state of New Hampshire, in the city of Franklin. Water from Webster Lake flows to the Pemigewas...
  • Umbagog Lake is a wilderness lake located in Coös County, New Hampshire and Oxford County, Maine. It is one of the most pristine lakes in the state of New Hampshire. It lies in the towns of Errol, Ne...
  • Swains Lake (also known as Union Lake) is a 349-acre (1.41 km2) water body located in Strafford County in eastern New Hampshire, in the town of Barrington. Water from Swains Lake flows via the Bellam...
  • Surry Mountain Lake is a 265-acre (1.07 km2) impoundment on the Ashuelot River in Cheshire County in southwestern New Hampshire, in the town of Surry. The reservoir was built to protect downstream co...
  • Sunrise Lake is a 257-acre (1.04 km2) water body located in Strafford County in eastern New Hampshire, in the town of Middleton. The lake was originally known as Dump Reservoir. Water from Sunrise La...
  • The Suncook Lakes are a pair of lakes located in Belknap County in central New Hampshire, in the town of Barnstead. Upper Suncook Lake encompasses 402 acres (1.63 km2), while Lower Suncook Lake covers...
  • Lake Sunapee is located within Sullivan County and Merrimack County in western New Hampshire, the United States. It is the fifth-largest lake located entirely in New Hampshire. The lake is approximate...
  • Stinson Lake is a 350-acre (1.4 km2) water body located in Grafton County in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, in the town of Rumney, USA. Water from Stinson Lake flows via Stinson Brook, the Bak...
  • Squam Lake is a lake located in central New Hampshire, USA, south of the White Mountains, straddling the borders of Grafton, Carroll, and Belknap counties. The largest town center on the lake is Holde...
  • Spofford Lake is a 739-acre (2.99 km2) water body located in Cheshire County in southwestern New Hampshire, in the town of Chesterfield. Water from Spofford Lake flows via Partridge Brook to the Conne...
  • Skatutakee Lake is a 228-acre (0.92 km2) water body located in Cheshire County in southwestern New Hampshire, in the town of Harrisville. Water from Skatutakee Lake flows via Nubanusit Brook to the Co...
  • Province Lake is a 967-acre (391 ha) water body located on the border between New Hampshire and Maine in the United States. Approximately 950 acres (380 ha) of the lake lie in the towns of Effingham...
  • Pemigewasset Lake is a 256-acre (104 ha) water body located in the Lakes Region of central New Hampshire in the United States. The lake straddles the border between the towns of New Hampton and Meredi...
  • Pawtuckaway Lake is a 783-acre (3.17 km2) water body located in Rockingham County in southeastern New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Nottingham. The official name of the lake is Pawtuckaway ...
  • Ossipee Lake is located in Carroll County in eastern New Hampshire, in the communities of Ossipee and Freedom. At 3,245 acres, it is the sixth-largest lake located entirely in New Hampshire. The lake ...
  • Nubanusit Lake is a 715-acre (2.89 km2) lake located on the border between Cheshire and Hillsborough counties in southwestern New Hampshire, United States, in the towns of Nelson and Hancock. The outl...
  • Northwood Lake is a 653-acre (2.64 km2) water body located in Rockingham and Merrimack counties in central New Hampshire, United States, in the towns of Northwood and Epsom. The outlet of the lake is...
  • Newfound Lake is located in Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA, within the towns of Bridgewater, Bristol, Alexandria, and Hebron. The lake is located in a section of New Hampshire known as the Lakes R...
  • Lake Monomonac is an artificial lake that straddles the border between Rindge, New Hampshire and Winchendon, Massachusetts. It was created from a small pond in New Hampshire by the construction of dam...
  • Mirror Lake is a 333-acre (1.35 km2) water body located in Carroll County in the Lakes Region of central New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Tuftonboro. The lake connects by a short outlet s...
  • Merrymeeting Lake is a 1,233-acre (4.99 km2) water body located in Strafford County in eastern New Hampshire, United States, in the town of New Durham. Its outlet is the Merrymeeting River, flowing so...
  • Lake Massasecum is a 402-acre (1.63 km2) water body located in Merrimack County in central New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Bradford. Outflow from the lake travels via the Warner River an...
  • The largest of the New Hampshire lakes, Lake Winnipesaukee is the 6th largest natural lake in the United States. Lake Winnipesaukee is roughly 26 miles long and 10 miles wide, covers more than 70 s...

  • Massabesic Lake is a lake in southern New Hampshire, United States, covering about 2,561 acres (equivalent to about 4 square miles) within the city of Manchester and the town of Auburn. Because it pro...
  • One of New Hampshire’s prime outdoor attractions is the Lake Umbagog region and its surrounding islands. Located in the northern portion of the state, close to the Maine border, this refuge i...

  • Mascoma Lake is a 1,165-acre (4.71 km2) lake in western New Hampshire, United States. Most of the lake is located within the town of Enfield, while a small portion is within the city of Lebanon, where...
  • Very close to New Hampshire’s Canadian border lies Fourth Connecticut Lake, one of the lushest protected sites in the northeastern United States. Only about 80 acres are currently being vali...

  • Lovell Lake is a 538-acre (2.18 km2) water body located in Carroll County in eastern New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Wakefield. The outlet of the lake, located at the village of Sanbornv...
  • Lake Kanasatka is a 371-acre (1.50 km2) lake located in Carroll County in the Lakes Region of central New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Moultonborough. Early maps refer to this pristine la...
  • Highland Lake is a 712-acre (2.88 km2) water body located in Sullivan and Cheshire counties in southwestern New Hampshire, United States, in the towns of Washington and Stoddard. The lake has two outl...
  • Halfmoon Lake is a 282-acre (1.14 km2) water body located in Belknap County in central New Hampshire, United States, in the towns of Barnstead and Alton. The pond is part of the Suncook River watershe...
  • Great East Lake is an 1,829-acre (7.4 km2) water body located in Carroll County (New Hampshire) and York County (Maine) in the United States. The lake is shared by the towns of Wakefield (New Hampshir...
  • The river begins as Clark Brook on the east slopes of Mount Cardigan in the town of Alexandria, New Hampshire, dropping over Welton Falls. The brook becomes the Fowler River with the juncture of Chesl...
  • The Fourth Connecticut Lake is the northernmost, smallest and most remote of the Connecticut Lakes in New Hampshire, United States of America. It is the source of the Connecticut River. The Fourth Con...
  • Crystal Lake is a 441-acre (1.8 km2) water body located in Belknap County in the Lakes Region of central New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Gilmanton. Water from Crystal Lake flows via the S...
  • Conway Lake is a 1,299-acre (5 km2) water body located in Carroll County in eastern New Hampshire, in the United States. The lake is located in the towns of Conway and Eaton, just to the east of the ...
  • Contoocook Lake is a 380-acre (1.5 km2) water body located in Cheshire County in southwestern New Hampshire, United States, in the towns of Jaffrey and Rindge. The lake, along with Pool Pond, forms th...
  • Third Connecticut Lake is a 231-acre (93 ha) water body located in Coos County in northern New Hampshire, in the town of Pittsburg, less than one mile (1.6 km) from the Canadian border. The lake is th...
  • Second Connecticut Lake is an 1,102-acre (4 km2) water body located in Coos County in northern New Hampshire, in the town of Pittsburg. It is one of a chain of lakes near the headwaters of the Connect...
  • First Connecticut Lake is located in Coos County in northern New Hampshire, in the town of Pittsburg. At 3,071 acres (1,243 ha), it is the eighth-largest lake located entirely in New Hampshire. It is ...
  • Christine Lake is a 197-acre (0.8 km2) water body located in Coos County in northern New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Stark. The lake lies southeast of the Percy Peaks and north of the Upp...
  • Chocorua Lake is a picturesque lake in northeast New Hampshire with commanding views of the summit of Mount Chocorua. It is approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) long (north-south) with a maximum width of ...
  • Canobie Lake is a 373-acre (1.51 km2) body of water located in Rockingham County in southern New Hampshire, United States, in the towns of Salem and Windham. It is approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) lon...
  • Bow Lake is a 1,160-acre (470 ha) water body located in Strafford and Rockingham counties in eastern New Hampshire, United States, in the towns of Strafford and Northwood. Its outlet is the Isinglass...
  • Baxter Lake is a 295 acres (1.19 km2) water body located in Strafford County in eastern New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Farmington and the city of Rochester. It is part of the Cocheco Ri...
  • Back Lake is a 348 acres (141 ha) water body located in Coos County in northern New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Pittsburg. It is part of the Connecticut River watershed....
  • Baboosic Lake (buh-BOO-sik) is a 222-acre (90 ha) lake located on the border of Amherst and Merrimack, in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. The lake drains into Baboosic Brook. Baboosic is a 'warm w...
  • This is a remote pond accessible by trail (2 mile hike) from the end of the Zealand River Road. The pond is no longer stocked but is still classified a trout pond. It is uncertain whether the pond ...

  • This is a remote pond located approximately one mile from Highway 25. Fingerling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • These remote ponds are accessible from the Carr Mountain Trailhead located on the Stinson Lake Road. Fingerling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • This pond is easily accessible from the South Pond Picnic Area, however, there is not a boat launch. Yearling brook and rainbow trout are stocked annually.

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  • This is a very remote pond located in the Pemigewasset Wilderness. No stocking of fish occurs and the pond historically has held wild brook trout. There are several trailheads that would lead to th...

  • This pond can be accessed by the Sawyer River Trail (1.2 mile hike) which is located at the end of the Sawyer River Road. Brook trout have been stocked in recent years, but the practice was discont...

  • This small lake is easily accessible from Highway 302. Yearling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • This a very popular natural lake, accessible from the Tripoli Road. This lake ranks second in the State for its water clarity. It has both a developed campground and a boat launch. Yearling brook t...

  • This is natural pond that receives annual plants of yearling brook trout. A 0.75 mile hike is necessary to access this pond.

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  • This is a remote pond accessible by foot (2 mile hike) via the Province Brook Trail. Fingerling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • This is a remote pond. Fingerling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • This is an artificial pond created by a large earthen dam established for flood control. Yearling brook and rainbow trout are stocked annually. A boat launch is available.

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  • This natural pond lies adjacent to Highway 116. Fingerling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • This natural pond is accessible by foot (0.25 mile hike) from the Slippery Brook Road. Yearling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • This is a natural pond enhanced by a small concrete dam. The pond is easily accessible by road and a boat launch is available. Yearling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • This pond can be accessed by the Sawyer River Trail (1.5 mile hike) which is located at the end of the Sawyer River Road. Fingerling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • This pond is easily accessible from the Kancamagus Highway. Yearling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • This small, natural pond is accessible from the Sandwich Notch Road. An unimproved road approaches the pond, although the road is considered in poor condition. Hiking into the pond may be necessary...

  • Fingerling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • A natural pond located easily accessed from the Sandwich Notch Road. Fingerling and yearling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • A natural pond located easily accessed from the Sandwich Notch Road. Fingerling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • A natural pond located easily accessed from the Sandwich Notch Road. Fingerling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • This remote, natural pond receives annual plants of fingerling brook trout. The pond is accessible via the Guinea Pond Trail (2.3 mile hike) located off of the Sandwich Notch Road.

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  • This is a small, remote, natural pond located within the Greeley Ponds Scenic Area. Fingerling brook trout are stocked annually. The pond can be accessed from either the Kancamagus Highway or from ...

  • This is a remote pond located in the Sandwich Range Wilderness. The pond receives annual plants of fingerling brook trout.

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  • This pond is accessible from the Kancamagus Highway. It receives annual plants of yearling brook trout.

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  • This is a remote natural pond that currently is not stocked. The pond historically held brook trout but its status is unknown. The high elevation, shallow water depth make this pond susceptible to ...

  • This is a natural pond which is enhanced by beaver. The pond is accessible by using the Elbow Pond Trail located off of Highway 118.

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  • This is a natural pond that receives annual plants of fingerling brook trout. The pond is accessible only by hiking the East Pond Trail, located off of the Tripoli Road.

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  • This is a natural pond that receives annual plants of yearling brook trout. A campground is located on the lake. There is not a trailer ramp on this lake.

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  • This is a warmwater pond that can be accessed via the Church Pond Loop Trail off of the Kancamagus Highway.

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  • This is a remote natural pond where fingerling brook trout were stocked in 1999. The pond can be accessed by trail (3.8 miles).

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  • This is an artificial pond created by a impoundment of the Mad River in Campton. The pond was stocked for an early season trout fishery in past years, but is predominantly a warmwater fishery in th...

  • This pond can be easily accessed from the Crocker Pond Road. Yearling brook trout are stocked annually.

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  • This is a remote, natural pond that is not currently stocked. The pond is believed to hold wild brook trout. The pond can be accessed from the Kinsman Ridge Trail.

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  • This is a remote natural pond lies adjacent to the Pemigewasset Wilderness. Annual plants of fingerling brook trout occur. The pond is within a one mile hike from the Franconia Brook Campground.

  • This is a remote natural pond located within the Sandwich Range Wilderness. Annual plants of fingerling brook trout occur. The pond can be reached by hiking approximately 4 miles from the Sandwich ...

  • This pond was created by impounding Basin Brook. The pond holds many small wild brook trout, but supplemental plants of yearling brook trout are made annually. A boat can be launched on the southea...

  • This is a very small pond that is enhanced by beaver in some years. Annual plants of yearling brook trout occur. The pond is adjacent to the Sandwich Notch Road.

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  • Lake Francis is a reservoir on the Connecticut River in northern New Hampshire. The lake is located in Coos County, east of the village of Pittsburg and along the boundary between the towns of Pittsbu...
  • Third Connecticut Lake is a 231-acre (93 ha) water body located in Coos County in northern New Hampshire, in the town of Pittsburg, less than one mile (1.6 km) from the Canadian border. The lake is ...
  • Sunset Lake is a 253-acre (1.02 km2) water body located in Belknap County in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, in the towns of Gilmanton and Alton. Water from Sunset Lake flows south to Crystal Lake...
  • Lake Solitude, 2,510 feet (770 m), is a highland tarn located at the top of Sunapee Ridge between the main summit of Mount Sunapee and South Peak. The lake, 4.61 acres (18,656 m²), is approximately 8...
  • Silver Lake is a 969-acre (3.92 km2) water body located in Carroll County in eastern New Hampshire, in the town of Madison. The village of Silver Lake within Madison lies at the north end of the lake...
  • Silver Lake is a small lake in the town of Hollis, New Hampshire. Formerly surrounded by summer vacation cottages, most of these buildings have now been converted for use as year-round homes. Silver L...
  • Silver Lake is a 333-acre (1.35 km2) water body located in Cheshire County in southwestern New Hampshire, in the towns of Harrisville and Nelson. Water from Silver Lake flows via Minnewawa Brook and ...
  • Second Connecticut Lake is an 1,102-acre (4 km2) water body located in Coos County in northern New Hampshire, in the town of Pittsburg. It is one of a chain of lakes near the headwaters of the Connec...
  • Pleasant Lake is a 606-acre (2.5 km2) lake located in Merrimack County in central New Hampshire, United States, in the town of New London. The village of Elkins is located at the east end of the lake...
  • Pleasant Lake is a 479-acre (1.94 km2) lake located in Rockingham County in central New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Deerfield. The eastern shore of the lake forms the boundary between Dee...
  • Penacook Lake is a 360-acre (1.5 km2) lake located in Merrimack County in central New Hampshire, United States, in the city of Concord. It serves as the water supply for Concord. Water that is not ca...
  • Lonesome Lake is a 12.2-acre (49,000 m2) water body located in Franconia Notch in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, south of Cannon Mountain. The lake is reachable by hiking trails from the Franco...
  • Locke Lake is a 149-acre (0.60 km2) water body located in Belknap County in central New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Barnstead. It is fed by Halfmoon Lake and drained by Webster Stream. It...
  • Little Sunapee Lake (or 'Little Lake Sunapee', a frequent local usage) is a 472-acre (1.91 km2) water body located primarily in Merrimack County in central New Hampshire, United States, in the town of...
  • Little Squam Lake is a 408-acre (1.65 km2) water body located in Grafton County in the Lakes Region of central New Hampshire, United States, in the towns of Holderness and Ashland. The lake connects u...
  • Lake Francis is a reservoir on the Connecticut River in northern New Hampshire. The lake is located in Coos County, east of the village of Pittsburg and along the boundary between the towns of Pittsbu...
  • First Connecticut Lake is located in Coos County in northern New Hampshire, in the town of Pittsburg. At 3,071 acres (1,243 ha) , it is the eighth-largest lake located entirely in New Hampshire. It i...
  • Echo Lake is a 15.7-acre (6.4 ha) water body located near North Conway in Carroll County, New Hampshire. It is part of Echo Lake State Park, which features a small swimming beach. The lake lies at the...
  • Echo Lake is a 38.2-acre (15.5 ha) water body located in Franconia Notch in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, at the foot of Cannon Mountain. The lake is in the Connecticut River watershed, near ...
  • Crystal Lake is a natural pond near Bodwell Road and Corning Road in south Manchester, New Hampshire. Crystal Lake is a popular place for residents to enjoy swimming, boating and fishing. The lake lie...
  • Crystal Lake is a 441-acre (1.8 km2) water body located in Belknap County in the Lakes Region of central New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Gilmanton. Water from Crystal Lake flows via the ...
  • Crystal Lake is a 404-acre (1.6 km2) water body located in Grafton County in western New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Enfield. Crystal Lake is part of the Mascoma River watershed. The lake...
  • Canaan Street Lake is a 303-acre (123 ha) water body located in Grafton County in western New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Canaan. It is part of the Mascoma River watershed, a tributary o...
  • Winnisquam Lake is located in Belknap County in central New Hampshire, in the communities of Meredith, Laconia, Sanbornton, Belmont, and Tilton. At 4,238 acres (1,715 ha), it is the fourth-largest la...