Silver Lake, also known as Poverty Pond, is located in the towns of Newfield and Shapleigh. Silver Lake covers 147 acres with a perimeter of 2.2 miles. It has an average depth of 10' and a maximum depth of 17'. Silver Lake has a sand bar with its own Volleyball net for volleyball games in the lake. The lake is home to both year round and seasonal properties.
Boating, fishing, swimming, and other water fun filled are all enjoyed on this beautiful water body.
There is no public boat launch.