Recreation & Public Access
Burbank Park
Burbank Park

Located on the eastern shore of Onota Lake, Burbank Park is open year round.  This 153-acre public park offers a fishing pier and free public boat launch, picnic groves with grills, a public swimming beach with lifeguards during July and August, and a walking path along the lake. Burbank Park can be accessed off of Valentine Road.  More information about Burbank Park can be found at the City of Pittsfield website or by calling (413)499-9344 


Boats may be launched from the free public boat launch within Burbank Park.  It is important that all boaters be knowledgeable of MA boating laws and regulations.    

Boat Rentals

Motor boats, canoes, and kayaks can be rented at the Onota Boat Livery located on Peck’s Rd. 


Onota Lake is known for its high quality fishery and attracts anglers from around the region.  Visit the MassWildlife for more information on fishing licenses, rules, and regulations.   

Fishing Derbies

Derbies occur year round.  The most current information on upcoming fishing derbies, including ice fishing derbies, can be found at the Onota Boat Livery website.

Onota Lake Map
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