Game Fish Present: Primarily Brook trout
Description: Hapgood Pond is an 8-acre reservoir with an elevation of about 1400 feet with some spots up to 12 feet deep. Hapgood pond is fed by Flood Brook.
Gear Suggestions: Fly-fishing, spinners and bait fishing are allowed on Hapgood Pond.
Season and Restrictions: For a complete description of fishing regulations and license fees, visit the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department web site. No motorized craft are allowed on Hapgood Pond
Access: From Peru Village on Vermont Route 11 take Forest Highway 3 north 1.4 miles to the junctions with the access road to Hapgood Pond on the left.
Map: The map is available for printing in Adobe Acrobat format (get Acrobat Reader).
Camping: Twenty-eight campsites are available, each with a sand pad, picnic table, fireplace, grill, and a parking area. Most sites will accommodate small trailers as well as tents. Pit toilets and water area available, but there are no showers. There are several suggestions and restrictions to camping and it is recommended that you contact the Manchester Ranger District or visit the Hapgood Pond Recreation Area web site before camping at Stratton Pond.