Where to Go father and son with pike
The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department access area (Marshfield Dam) offers plenty of opportunity to fish from shore, including two fishing platforms. You can also launch a boat here if you like.

Fish You'll Find marshfield dam map
You can expect to catch smallmouth bass, chain pickerel and yellow perch. Though rare when compared with these species, northern pike also live in the reservoir.

Trout are stocked here, but the best trout fishing will be in the spring before the water gets too warm and they move to deeper waters.

marshfield dam access area
Marshfield Dam Access Area

How Do I Get There? The access area is on US Route 2, roughly midway between Montpelier and St. Johnsbury. Get directions