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Address: Greenville, ME

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We spent an afternoon paddling around the 'pond' - it's actually pretty big- and loved it! It was a highlight of our trip. We rented a canoe from Northwoods outfitters in town... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
New Jersey
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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent an afternoon paddling around the 'pond' - it's actually pretty big- and loved it! It was a highlight of our trip. We rented a canoe from Northwoods outfitters in town for 30$ for entire day. They give you paddles, life jackets and a key to unlock canoe on site. We brought our lunch with us and a blanket,... More 

Thank adksgirl
Thompson, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A must visit on your trip. Beautiful pond for canoeing or kayaking. and if you are fishing you will not be disappointed.

Thank l0riw54
Arundel, Maine
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

Caught a bass a few times, explored some islands and did some fishing. Easily accessible from marked well. Don't fish from the boat launch very rocky.

Thank Monique G
Montgomery, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Prong Pond is absolutely outstanding! We rented canoes from Northwoods Outfitters and when we arrived had the whole lake to ourselves. We spent two hours paddling all around the take circling the islands, and saw loons. It was really priceless.

Thank Daniels3983
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Perfect Maine pond, full of fish and scenery guaranteed to lower your blood pressure! There are hundreds of area ponds to choose from, but prong has been a favorite since I was a kid...no surprise it had its own tripadvisor spot!

Thank Rich D
Warren, New Jersey
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15 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

It was a nice pond, but we had a really hard time fishing from the side because it was really rocky. We also did not catch any fish.

Thank Jamie L
Hellertown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Northwoods Outfitters, where we rented kayaks, mentioned this as a great place to kayak and fish, and they were right. Prong Pond is much quieter than Moosehead Lake, with no big boats or jet skis to disturb the tranquility. We spent four hours paddling around and fishing, catching some nice bass and some sunfish. Don't let the term "pond" confuse... More 

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Springfield, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Love to go kayaking and fishing here.....ask a local or use your Delorme to find this great spot. Even when I do not catch many fish, I love to come here to paddle around. It is an easy in/out for your kayak or boat and it is safe to leave your vehicle in the parking area.

Thank authored
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

We rented a canoe to go fishing on Prong pond while visiting Greenville. We had a blast!! We caught over 30 Brooke trout and really enjoyed ourselves. The water is pretty calm and there are very few people on the pond. It's a quiet area.

Thank Mrs_Kisner
Burlington, Vermont
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165 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Prong Pond is one of the best kept "secrets" of the Moosehead region. It is a smaller, semi-isolated pond that lends itself to a relaxing day (well, half-day) of paddling and wildlife watching. If you show up early enough, there is a very good chance you will see moose in the marshes of its various inlets and if you arrive... More 

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