Damariscotta Lake Professional Review and Guide
"Damariscotta Lake has three distinctly different sections: the north, middle, and south basins. The north basin is the deepest, at 114 feet; the middle basin is next at 46 feet; and the south basin is 34 feet deep.
Damariscotta Lake State Park is set on the northeastern shore of the north basin. A boat or canoe is recommended, but there is limited fishing from shore in Jefferson, near the mouth of Davis Stream. Key Species: brown trout, lake trout, landlocked salmon, smallmouth bass, white perch, pickerel."