Lake Salem - Derby (764 acres)

Lake Salem - Derby (764 acres)

Derby, Vermont 05829

About this Location

Lake Salem is a natural freshwater lake that covers an area of 764 acres and has a maximum depth of 39 feet. The lake is popular for fishing, boating, swimming, and wildlife viewing. 

Lake Salem (764 acres) is a site for the Vermont LoonWatch annual survey. Birders are encouraged to volunteer as often and whenever they are able. See Join LoonWatch for details.


  • Roadside viewing

  • Restrooms on site

  • Wheelchair accessible trail

  • Entrance fee

Last updated October 17, 2023