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Pontoosuc Lake is located in Lanesborough, a small city 5 Kms north of Pittsfield, along Highway 7. It is a fairly large lake that we found full of weekend vacationing families engaged in sports activities.

We rented a pontoon boat for 2 hours and went sailing around the length and breath of the lake. Pontoon boats are more stable compared to normal boats and offer good platform for fishing, swimming, photography, and family picnic. Needless to mention, we resorted to having a picnic and small swimming session.

Picture 1 shows father at the wheels and daughter enjoying the boat. Picture 2, 3 and 4 show different water sports in the lake. Picture 5 shows the entire family upon arrival back to the dock. This picture was taken by the son of the owner of the boat renting company.

Directions: Off Highway 7 in Lanesborough

Review Helpfulness: 4 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Oct 20, 2008
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