Island Pond

Also known as: Knowles or Knowlton Pond

 

Island Pond is located approximately 15 miles from the Canadian border. A privately owned 22 acre island in the middle of the lake gives the lake it's name. There are two campgrounds both on and nearby Island Pond giving travelers and vacationers a place to stay for a day, a week or a summer. One campground is privately owned with a beautiful sandy beach on Island Pond Lakesidecamping.com and the other is a state campground on Spectacle Pond which is on the backside of Island Pond VTStateParks.com. The day-use state park also has a beautiful sandy beach. For the winter outdoor enthusiast the lake offers the VAST trail and some great ice fishing.

 

Facts:

  • Type: Natural freshwater lake (not dammed)
  • Towns located within: Brighton         
  • Acres: 608
  • Maximum Depth: 63 feet
  • Public beach, day-use state park with beach, state and privately owned campgrounds
  • VT Fish & wildlife public boat launch
  • Boating restrictions: None
  • Restrooms: Summer & Winter
  • Elevation: 1172 feet
  • Depth Chart: http://dec.vermont.gov/watershed/lakes-ponds/data-maps/charts

 

Fishing:

  • Species: Rainbow and Brown Trout, Rainbow Smelt, Yellow Perch, Walleye, Chain Pickerel, Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass, Bullhead, Panfish and Burbot
  • Fishing Seasons are open year round with ice fishing running from the 3rd Saturday in January to March 15th. For more information go to: vtfishandwildlife.com

 

There are many recreational activities to do in the area including; swimming, fishing, ice fishing, boating, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, snowmobiling, skiing, hunting, museums & biking. Also be sure to check out the wildlife such as Moose, Deer, Turkeys, Loons, Kingfishers, migrating birds and other small mammals.

 

Nearby Lakes and Ponds

 

Below please view all properties listed for sale on Island Pond:

1259 Pleasant Street Brighton VT 05846

Price$329,900

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 4723958

  • Residential Single Family
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathroom 2
  • Square Feet 1,616
  • Water Body Access Shared Private

Very clean and spotless 2008 Coventry Style Log Home that features handcrafted kitchen cupboards, Corian countertops, Jenn-air appliances, wide pine floors throughout with antique square nails, and river rock fireplace with Vermont Castings propane insert. First floor bedroom has full bath with washer & dryer, Andersen triple-pane low-E wood clad windows. Master bedroom on second floor features a newly remodeled 3/4-bath. Second floor also has 12' 5"x14' loft sitting area that could be another bedroom. Outside is a huge 606 s.f. wraparound Farmers Porch. In the basement you will find wood furnace & high-efficiency propane furnace, Rinnai on-demand propane water heater, 200 amp service, spray foam throughout along with drive in/out garage door. Detached 28x32 two-car garage is a plus. This property includes beach rights to Island Pond, VAST Trail, and a nice circular driveway, all located in an upscale neighborhood. Comes mostly furnished

Listed by Howard Birchard of Century 21 Farm & Forest

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 4.06% last updated on May 23, 2019
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324 Lakeshore Drive Brighton VT 05846

Price$322,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 4752777

  • Residential Single Family
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathroom 2
  • Square Feet 1,552
  • Water Body Access Owned

This gorgeous log sided FURNISHED home has glorious lake and mountain views with direct access to Island Pond via 410 feet of sandy beach. Island Pond offers year-round fun on the lake or snowmobiling in the winter. Great exposure with sunsets and sunrises. Relax by your very own fire pit and enjoy the lake view. The house offers 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, natural woodwork, oak floors, cathedral & pine ceilings, open living area, beautiful kitchen, master bedroom upstairs with private bath and huge walk-in closet with an office area as well. Outside boasts a covered porch and sun deck. Home comes furnished. Adjoins state land with plenty of wildlife to watch. Don't let this one get away!

Listed by Cindy Sanville of Sanville Real Estate, LLC

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 4.06% last updated on May 23, 2019
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1277 Lakeshore Drive Brighton VT 05846

Price$210,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 4753351

  • Residential Single Family
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathroom 1
  • Square Feet 880
  • Water Body Access Owned

Year-Round Island Pond Waterfront property sitting off the road with gorgeous sunset views from the oversized deck and living area. Whether you enjoy one or all of our beautiful seasons, this is the property for you with owned beach frontage as well as VAST & VASA trail access. Main level offers an open floor plan, large laundry area, 2 bedrooms and a full bath. Enjoy a cozy fire while overlooking the lake from your living room. Full basement for storage and utilities.

Listed by Emma Gunn of Century 21 Farm & Forest/Burke

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 4.06% last updated on May 23, 2019
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