This diverse warmwater fishery is maintained entirely through natural reproduction. Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass are by far the most popular species.
Candlewood's relatively high water quality and abundant forage support a first-class, two-story fishery - Connecticut's No. 1 all-around lake. 5,420 acres
45 mph speed limit daytime, 25 mph from 1/2 hour after sunset to 1/2 hour before sunrise. Lake Zoar is stocked yearly with fish by the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection.
Open 6:00 am 3rd Saturday April-last day February. Public boat launching area. Vessels with motors attached prohibited. Ball Pond is an 82.5 acre body of water that is fed by bottom springs and surfac...
NYCDEP permit required (1-800-575-LAND)