Fishing At Johnson Pond
AKA: Flat River Reservoir
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, pumpkinseed sunfish, yellow perch and chain pickerel at Johnson Pond in Rhode Island.
Boating, water skiing and fishing are all popular at Johnson Pond, aka Flat River Reservoir, a 650-acre lake in the north-central part of the state, at Coventry. This winding lake has over fifteen miles of shoreline to explore by canoe, kayak or power boat. Flat River Reservoir boat ramp, Zeke's Bridge Fishing Access and Water's Edge Campground are three options for launching boats. Fishing enthusiasts can wet a line to catch bass, sunfish, perch and chain pickerel. Much of the lake is surrounded by dense forest and private homes, but adventurous anglers can always find a spot for fishing from the bank.
Primary fish species residing in Johnson Pond
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Johnson Pond Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Zeke's Bridge Fishing Access Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, on the south side of the lake, off Harkney Hill Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with gravel parking.
Click here for a Rhode Island Fishing License.
Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Waters Edge Family Campground - 401 397-4614
Johnson Pond RI Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Waters Edge Family Campground
150 Waters Edge
Coventry, RI 02816
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Johnson Pond in RI
General Fishing Info
Fishing for bass in north-central RI.