Best bets for trophy trout

Find waterbodies that consistently produce trophy-sized trout. 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.

Brook trout

Waterbody

Town

Wright Pond

Ashby

Ashfield Pond

Ashfield

Hamblin Pond

Barnstable

Swift River

Belchertown

Cliff Pond

Brewster

Flax Pond

Brewster

Higgins Pond

Brewster

Little Cliff Pond

Brewster

Sheep Pond

Brewster

Quacumquasit Pond

Brookfield

Waldon Pond

Concord

Blackmans Pond

East Longmeadow

Nashawannuck Pond

Easthampton

Asnacomet (Comet) Pond

Hubbardston

Baker Pond

Orleans

Otis Reservoir

Otis

Forest Lake

Palmer

Onota Lake

Pittsfield

Little Pond (Morton Pond)

Plymouth

Long Pond

Plymouth

Hoxie Pond

Sandwich

Peters Pond

Sandwich

Loon Pond

Springfield

Lake Cochituate

Wayland

Brown trout

Waterbody

Town

Swift River

Belchertown

Sheep Pond

Brewster

Walden Pond

Concord

White Pond

Concord

Onota Lake

Pittsfield

Congamond Lakes

Southwick

Stockbridge Bowl

Stockbridge

Webster Lake

Webster

Westfield River

Westfield

Wachusett Reservoir

 

Lake trout

Quabbin Reservoir

Wachusett Reservoir

Rainbow trout

Waterbody

Town

Ashfield Pond

Ashfield

Hamblin Pond

Barnstable

Swift River

Belchertown

Cliff Pond

Brewster

Quacumquasit Pond

Brookfield

Walden Pond

Concord

Wallum Lake

Douglas

Nashawannuck Pond

Easthampton

Ashumet Pond

Falmouth

Asnacomet (Comet) Pond

Hubbardston

Laurel Lake

Lee

Sluice Pond

Lynn

Hoosic River

North Adams

Onota Lake

Pittsfield

Little Pond (Morton Pond)

Plymouth

Long Pond

Plymouth

Peters Pond

Sandwich

Webster Lake

Webster

Wachusett Reservoir

 

Quabbin Reservoir

 

Westfield River

 

Tiger trout

Waterbody

Town

Ashfield Pond

Ashfield

Cliff Pond

Brewster

Flax Pond

Brewster

Higgins Pond

Brewster

Sheep Pond

Brewster

Quacumquasit Pond

Brookfield

White Pond

Concord

Nashawannuck Pond

Easthampton

Mares Pond

Falmouth

Knops Pond

Groton

Asnacomet (Comet) Pond

Hubbardston

Haviland Pond

Ludlow

Louisa Lake

Milford

Onota Lake

Pittsfield

Russell& Sawmill Ponds

Plymouth

Little Pond (Morton Pond)

Plymouth

Long Pond

Plymouth

Hoxie Pond

Sandwich

Peters Pond

Sandwich

Spectacle Pond

Sandwich

Big Alum Pond

Sturbridge

Chapin Pond

Westfield

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