Fountain Lake

Fountain Lake boat landingFountain Lake is a 16 acre hard water drainage lake located in Town of Belmont, northeast of Almond and southwest of Hartman Creek State Park. It has a maximum depth of 23 feet and a marl bottom with small sandy patches. Its volume is estimated to be 114.5 acre feet. It has a retention time of about 0.1 year. The 0.7 mile shoreline is undeveloped and well forested. There is a small inlet feeding Fountain Lake on the northwest side and an outlet (Emmons Creek) with a small dam at the northeast side of the lake that maintains the water level. Sport fish in the lake include largemouth bass, bluegill, and yellow perch.  

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