Best bets for trophy carp

Find waterbodies that consistently produce trophy-sized carp. This list was compiled using records from MassWildlife's Freshwater Sportfishing Awards Program. Keep in mind that these aren't the only places to try your luck.

Carp

Waterbody

Town

Brookline Reservoir

Brookline

Hamilton Reservoir

Holland

Laurel Lake

Lee

Assabet River

Maynard

Housatonic River/Woods Pond

NA/Lenoxdale

Onota Lake

Pittsfield

Pontoosuc Lake

Pittsfield

Quinsigamond Lake

Shrewsbury

Charles River

 

Concord River

 

Connecticut River

 

Merrimack River

 

Sudbury River

 

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