Boston Kayaker

Kayaking on Mascuppic Lake - in Dracut MA


Rating: One Star - A smallish pond with the shores mostly developed. The pond itself has no islands and and almost circular. I circled Mascuppic Lake in 50+ minutes.

  Put in at state ramp on Willowdale
  Avenue in Dracut MA.
Paddle around Mascuppic
  Lake and return.
Estimated distance
  = 1.5+ miles
Park - alternate put
  in spot.
Public
  beach

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At the launch area to Mascuppic Pond on Willowdale Avenue in Dracut MA.
Trip date is September 2014.


Mascuppic Lake boat ramp.


Next to the launch area is the public beach on Mascuppic Lake.


The Boston Kayaker just launched on Mascuppic Lake in Dracut MA.


Veering to my right, will circle Mascuppic Lake counter-clockwise.











Looking to my left, Mascuppic Lake from the east shore.











Directly ahead of me is the park on the northeast corner of Mascuppic Lake.


I am veering to my left as I round this northeast corner of Mascuppic Lake.


Now paddling eastwards.

















Looking to my left.











I can see the public beach on the northwest corner of Mascuppic Lake.





Public beach on Mascuppic Lake.


















Ducks flying in formation over Mascuppic Lake.


The southwest corner of Mascuppic Lake.





Mascuppic Lake viewed from the southwestern corner.
Now paddling eastwards.


A beaver lodge on Mascuppic Lake.





Waterlilies.
































A lakesider and patriot.

















Father and daughter on a jetski on Mascuppic Lake.





The take out is hidden on a cove and not on the line of sight from here.




















I was surprised to see this guy take a dive into the waters of Mascuppic Lake as it was a little bit cold.
They explained to me that he is actually looking for the boat trailer's registration plate that he just lost on the water.