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Lake Information for Leonards Mill Pond


Leonard's Mill Pond is located in north central Wicomico County near Salisbury, MD. The pond had a mill but is now used for recreational purposes.

Leonard's Mill Pond is about 30 acres in size and has a maximum depth of 8 feet. The pond is surrounded by private residences which have piers and bulkheads to fish around. There is some downed timber, however, both forks have many stumps with the south fork being deeper than the north fork.

Facilities and Parks: 

A visitor center, picnic area, boat ramp and parking lot are located near the spillway.

Fishing Description: 

Leonard's Mill Pond is a Trophy Bass Management Area. Anglers can find information pertaining to this regulation in the Maryland Freshwater Sportsfishing Guide and also from signs posted at the launching ramp. The special regulations help maintain a well balanced bass/bluegill fishery. Excellent fishing for smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, and bluegill exists within the pond. Anglers may also occasionally catch other species including: pumpkinseed sunfish, yellow bullhead catfish, golden shiners, creek chubsucker, black crappie, chain pickerel and common carp.

Directions to Lake: 

From Annapolis - Take US Rt. 50 east to Salisbury. Make left onto Rt. 54 east (Delmar Rd), make right onto US Rt. 13 south (Ocean Highway). Take the first right after crossing over bridge to the lake.

From Elkton: Take Rt. 213 south to Galena, take Rt.313 to US Rt. 301 south. Take Rt.291 east towards Millington. This turns into Rt. 6 in Delaware. Take right onto Rt. 42 south (Blackiston Rd), this turns into Rt. 15/42 (Seven Hickories Rd) turn onto Rt.42, take right onto US Rt. 13 south. Cross into MD and make first left after crossing over bridge.

Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Catfish Family
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Businesses Located Nearby

Bait & Tackle

    Cast & Hook Bait & Tackle Shop
  • 1305 S Division St - Salisbury, MD
  • (410) 749-1882
    Captain Bill's Baits & Tackles
  • 30618 Millsboro Hwy - Millsboro, DE
  • (302) 934-9260

Boat Rental

    Schnaitman's Boat Rentals
  • 12518 Wye Landing Ln - Wye Mills, MD
  • (410) 827-7663
    Bayside Boat Rentals
  • 5307 Coastal Hwy - Ocean City, MD
  • (410) 524-1948

Vacation Rental

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