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Barber Pond

41° 29.957' N    71° 33.851' W   See this location in: Google Maps   Map Server   Acme Maps

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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:

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This is a DEM fishing access site on Barber Pond. There is a gravel parking lot next to the pond and the natural gravel shoreline here can be used as a boat ramp or for launching hand-carried boats. Barber Pond is a 28 acre pond. It is restricted to non-motorized boats and boats powered by an electric motor. This area stocked is stocked with trout several times throughout the year.

This site provides access to the following water bodies in the Pawcatuck River watershed: Barber Pond.

Location:

Town: South Kingstown

Driving Landmarks: On the west side of Route 2, 0.7 miles north of the junction with Route 138 and 6 miles south of the junction with Route 102

Access & Waters:

Water 'Features' At Site: pond

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: Gravel

Float/Dock: no

Parking:

Parking: parking lot

ADA Accessible Parking Spaces? no

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The data on this website come from many sources, including volunteers and organizations across the state of Rhode Island and nearby parts of Massachusetts. We have done our best to make sure the data are accurate and up to date, but any information critical to the success of your trip should be confirmed before you start. The maps and information on this website should not be substituted for nautical charts, topographic maps, or other more detailed maps and guides. We welcome corrections and additions. To send a correction or provide other feedback, please use our feedback form (see link above).

This site report was last updated on April 21, 2008

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