Hunting and Fishing

Fishing on Lower Sysladobsis

Lower Sysladobsis is approximately 11 miles long, covering an area of 5376 acres. It is well known for its salmon, small-mouth bass, and white perch fishing.


Motor boats are available for a daily rate:

14′ V-hull with 8 hp Honda motor $75 per day

14′ V-hull with 20 hp Honda motor $100 per day


Kayaks and canoes are available for free for day use on the lake.

Please bring lifejackets.


Fishing licenses are available for purchase at Smith’s General Store in Springfield.


Other Local Lakes

Bottle Lake

Duck Lake

Horseshoe Lake

Junior Lake

Keg Lake

Lombard Lake

Lower Pug Lake

Spaulding Pond

The Unknowns

Upper Pug Lake

Upper Sysladobsis Lake

For those interested in hunting, Spruce Lodge is within zone 19, and readily accessible to other zones. Wildlife common to the area include bear, moose, deer, fox, and turkey.

Please see the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife home page  for questions regarding hunting and trapping.

Maine Guides are available for hire for hunting, fishing, and other recreational activities.