This is a site for launching boats from trailers. Boat ramps can normally be used to launch canoes and kayaks but please do your best to keep the boat ramp clear for boat trailers.
Description & Overview:
Wilson Reservoir is a large, 109 acre reservoir with a RI DEM Fishing Access Site on the northeast side. A cement plank boat ramp provides access to the pond. There is a 10hp limit on motors. The shoreline of the reservoir is a mix of developed and undeveloped land, but almost all of the shoreline is privately owned.
This site provides access to the following water bodies in the Blackstone River watershed: Wilson Reservoir.
Nearest Town Center: Pascoag
Driving Landmarks: From Route 100, a mile northwest of Pascoag, take East Wallum Lake Road north (this is a right turn if you are coming from Pascoag and a hard left turn if coming from the north). Go 0.6 miles and look for a dirt parking area on your left next to the lake.
Access & Waters:
Water 'Features' At Site: lake/reservior
Note: Because one boat launch can access, say, both a lake and a river or both the upstream and downstream portions of a river, not all paddling trips at a given site will necessarily encounter all of the features listed.
Type of Access: Boat ramp
ADA Accessible Boat Launch? no
Shoreline: cement plank boat ramp and adjacent gravel shoreline
Parking: parking lot, 12 spaces
ADA Accessible Parking Spaces? yes
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This site report was last updated on January 21, 2009