DEEP: Pickerel Lake Boat Launch

Pickerel Lake Boat Launch

A  3 foot drawdown will begin by October 31, 2016; the lake will be refilled by April 8, 2017. During this time, the boat launch area may be shallow.

{A view from the Pickerel Lake boat launch.}

Site Sketch of the Pickerel Lake Boat Launch (PDF)

Type: Trailered
Season: Year round
Address: 165 Pickerel Lake Road, Colchester
Directions: At north end of the pond. Route 16 to junction of Route 149. Turn south on Route 149. Go west about 1.5 miles on Pickerel Lake Road.
Lake Area: 82.2 Acres
Regulations: 8 MPH limit, no water-skiing except for the period of June 15 to first Sunday after Labor Day, when speeds in excess of 8 MPH and water-skiing are permitted between 11 am and 6 pm.
Docks: None
Toilets: None
Parking Spaces: 10
Parking Surface: Paved
Access Road Surface: Dirt
Ramp Surface: Concrete Slab
ADA Accessible: No

Boat Launches in Connecticut

Content Last Updated on March 28, 2012.