… Species Creel Number Minimum Size State Record Lake Trout 2 18” 25 lbs. Quabbin Reservoir, Massachusetts fishing report, rainbow trout fly fishing forecast, fishing season updates, fly shop and fishing guides, and fly-fishing weather. Quabbin's water covers 39 square miles, is 18 miles long and has 181 miles of shoreline. The 412 billion gallon reservoir covers 39 square miles with 181 miles of shoreline. Mr. Richards explained that because Quabbin and Wachusett are pristine public water supplies, there is a limited food supply for the opportunistic lake trout that inhabit the coldest depths. reservoir, but Gate #31 (Area #2) and Gate #43 (Area #3) also provide access to shallower waters which are better for warm water fishing. Quabbin Reservoir is one of the largest man-made public water supplies in the United States. 3 Star Fatty Day! Quabbin Reservoir is one of the largest unfiltered water supplies in the United States. Sign of Spring: Quabbin stocked with trout Children get a little help from dad at the trout-stocking event at the Quabbin Reservoir held Saturday. Created in the 1930s by the construction of two huge earthen dams, the reservoir is fed by the three branches of the Swift River, and seasonally by the Ware River. Along with the Wachusett Reservoir and Ware River, it is the source of high quality water for the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority water supply system. 13 oz. Brown Trout* 3** none 19 lbs. 1999 Brook Trout* 3 None 10 lbs. Species/Creel Number/ Minimum Size/State Record Lake Trout 2 18" 24 lbs. 2016 Brown Trout* 3 None 19 lbs. Fisheries biologist Leanda Fontaine Gagnon is crew leader of the Quabbin survey team, which surpassed its annual quota of 200 tagged lake trout with recent sorties to the spawning grounds in front of Winsor Dam and Goodnough Dike. 1966 Rainbow Trout* 3 None 13 lbs. The Quabbin Reservoir supports a vast assortment of warm and cold water fish species including smallmouth and largemouth bass, landlocked salmon, lake trout, white perch, yellow perch, bluegill, pumpkinseed, golden shiners, black crappie, rainbow smelt and bullheads. 7 oz. Current fly fishing conditions are still good. Fisheries biologist Leanda Fontaine Gagnon is crew leader of the Quabbin survey team, which surpassed its annual quota of 200 tagged lake trout with recent sorties to the spawning grounds in front of Winsor Dam and Goodnough Dike. Close to 300,000 lake trout of different sizes were stocked during that period, according to DFW records. 0 oz. Close to 300,000 lake trout of different sizes were stocked during that period, according to DFW records. The splash of Bill Roy’s recent state-record lake trout out of Quabbin Reservoir is still rippling through the Massachusetts angling community. 10 oz. 10 oz. 10 oz.
2020 quabbin reservoir record lake trout