Stony Pond, located in Madison County in the Town of Nelson, is part of the 1,469 acre Stony Pond State Forest Area.
Elevation: 1,600 feet
Area: 28 acres
Length: 0.38 miles
Maximum Depth: 12 feet
Most of the shoreline of the pond has significant rooted aquatic vegetation growth.
Public Access Sites
Off Jones Road in the Town of Nelson. Hand launch. Parking for 6 cars. No Motors Permitted.
Largemouth bass, chain pickerel, black crappie, pumpkinseed sunfish, bluegill, and golden shiner.
General Fishing Information
This is one of the first lakes in the area to ice-up, and is a good early ice fishing location for bluegills. Try small jigs tipped with spikes or mousies.
Stony Pond is not stocked and statewide angling regulations apply.