White Lily Pond

Last Updated: 4/2016
Lake History
         White Lily Pond is a 60 acre, well maintained, spring fed lake tucked away in a beautiful, quiet, wooded area that is sparsely populated. 

Skill Level:            Class 1 - Flat water
Estimated Time:    1 hour
Total Distance:      1.9 miles
USGS Map:            Otis, MA (7.5’x15’)
Launch Address: 
  2 Aspen Drive Becket, MA 01223
               (From the corner of Algerie Road and Aspen Drive, travel north for about 200 yards then hike in to the pond.)
Boat Launch:         Car top launch through State Forest Land.
Position:    42-13.75 N 73-02.25 W
Physical Features:
  • Area:                 60 acres
  • Max depth:        35 feet
  • Average Depth:     feet
  • Transparency:       feet
  • Terrain Type: Wooded, Homes, State Forest
Fish Population
  • Last survey
  •  species:     
Put In and Take Out: 15.1 miles, 21 min.
  • From US Route 90 (Mass. Turnpike) take exit 2:
  • At the end of the ramp, turn left at light. Go straight at the next light onto Route 20 East.
  • At mile 12.1 turn right onto Bonny Rigg Hill Road. (Route 8 goes north at this intersection the opposite way)
  • At mile 12.2 turn left on Lake Mansfield Road.
  • At mile 13.5 turn right onto Algerie Road.
  • At mile 14.5, pass under the Mass. Turnpike (Route 90).
  • ​At mile 14.9 arrive at wooded area.  If you are unsure, continue to the corner of Aspen Drive (on your right.  Turn around and go back 0.2 miles.
Otis State Forest
        Otis State Forest is scattered throughout town of Otis, from a large tract in East Otis to a section that Route 23 bisects in western Otis. These lands feature multi-use trails and offer hunting and fishing in several streams and ponds, including Upper Spectacle Pond. The Historic Knox trail runs through a small block of Otis State Forest to the south of Route 23 in East Otis.
Reservers -   1,328 acres
Woodlands -  3,519 acres
Parklands -         42 acres 
Total Facility - 4,888 acres