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Beautiful Body of Water

A mountain lake that provides great photo shots. It's very large and you can find a few entry... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Great local swimming spot

Good for hanging out with the family, swimming, and hiking. There are public benches and grills... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Summer J
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“picnic tables” (7 reviews)
“nice beach” (2 reviews)
Wilmington, VT
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A mountain lake that provides great photo shots. It's very large and you can find a few entry points to it off of the Molly Stark Byway. It's very scenic. Must be nice swimming during the summer months. Ther were a couple of people kayaking....More

Thank dave2840
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Good for hanging out with the family, swimming, and hiking. There are public benches and grills available.

Thank Summer J
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Had great day at the reservoir. Canoeing and chilling out. Grills available and clean portapotty. Just watch out for the naturalists if you don't want to see them don't go looking.

1  Thank kgh62
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We traveled all around the reservoir and found lovely parks in a variety of locations. Picnic tables, portable facilities, ramps exist so folks can come and enjoy the reservoir. Swimming is easily accessed but sand beaches only in a few spots. The scenery can't be...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 6 June 2017

small day use park there. It is free to use, but not easy to find as there is no directional signing. It looked like a nice, quiet place and we intend to come back later in the summer to kayak on the 9 mile long...More

Thank Dave_NY55
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Harrimans is the result of the early 20th century planning for the water needs of the future. Flooding a few villages provided a need form the greater good. There are several areas around the lakes for walking and picnics. We can dove it a few...More

1  Thank JBMartiniguy
Reviewed 21 November 2016

A local shop owner recommended we go see the reservoir and when she said it had a Glory Hole, I was intrigued! The walkway offers a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains and has a nice hiking path if you have the time.

Thank kingbyriverk
Reviewed 26 October 2016

My wife and I hiked the Hoot, Toot, and Whistle trail as part of the Green Mountain Adventure Challenge. The trail runs south from Wilmington for approximately 7 miles to the dam at the south end of the reservoir Our total time for the round...More

Thank Boydsinme
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Accidentally stumbled on this from Wilmington when stayed straight on 100 at stop light instead of turning on 9. Road soon turns into dirt road & then there are pull overs and picnic areas. So peaceful. Gorgeous in the fall!

Thank Citprof
Reviewed 17 September 2016

warm weather and fun this is a great spot for hanging in the sun and spending time with friends and family

Thank cranberrybrook
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Laurie L
6 June 2017|
Response from Mousercat |
Yes, motorized boats and sea doos are allowed on Harriman
6 July 2016|
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Response from PR41799 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any dogs while I was there on two different days, but that might not mean anything. Perhaps it's website may have an answer.