Welcome to Big Island Pond!

Big Island Pond is a 500 acre water body located in the towns of Atkinson, Derry and Hampstead, New Hampshire.  Home to year-round and seasonal residents, Big Island Pond offers a wide variety of recreational opportunities such as swimming, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, sailing, motor boating and water skiing.  Public conservation lands around Big Island Pond also offer hiking and nature trails, biking, bird watching and picnicking. 

Additional information about these and other features of life at Big Island Pond can be found within this website.  Subjects of general interest are listed at the left side of each page, and links to specific subjects are displayed at the top of each page.  Please feel free to share your own experiences of Big Island Pond by clicking on any of the Contact Us links at the bottom of each page.  Your suggestions for improving this website are always welcome.

Have a safe and enjoyable time at Big Island Pond!

Click image to see proposed bylaw changes.

Attention BIPC Shareholders!

In October 2018, BIPC Directors' unanimously approved the first BIPC Bylaws changes since 2004.   The updates were presented in full at the annual shareholder meeting on July 14, 2019.  According to the BIPC bylaws, it now must be voted on by the BIPC shareholders.  Check your mailbox for your voting postcard and return your vote before Sept 1, 2019.
Click on the Bylaws image to be brought directly the BIPC bylaw page on this site and check out the proposed changes and current bylaws.    Make your vote count and send back your postcard with your vote cast.

Attention Fisherman!  

There are New Procedures to get your key card and stickers for 2019!  

To get your key card & stickers, please read and complete the process on our website by following this link or by clicking on Recreation and then Fisherman’s access. 

Big Island Pond Corporation 

In order to protect and conserve our precious resource, Big Island Pond Corp, was formed in order to provide support in the effort to protect and preserve Big Island Pond for many generations in the future.

Big Island Pond Corp works year round to protect the lake and it's dam through education, cooperation and collaboration with its members and the residents. 

If you wish to help support this effort please send a check to: 
Big Island Pond Corp
PO Box 297, Hampstead NH 03841

Friends of Big Island Pond

Friends of Big Island Pond  (FBIP) is a non-profit, public charity formed in 2009 to provide support in the effort to protect and preserve the Big Island Pond watershed in Derry, Atkinson and Hampstead, New Hampshire through education, cooperation and collaboration with its members and the residents of the three towns touched by Big Island Pond.  
FBIP continues to provide critical financial support to BIPC programs through grants. Please show your support of the BIP way of life and visit the Friends of Big Island Pond's website to help them support the BIP watershed by making a tax-deductible donation today.

Annual Fireworks Show

Fireworks are held annually on BIP. In 2015, the fireworks show was held on July 3rd at 9:30pm. Thank you to all those who sent donations to support last year's show, but we are looking for donations to keep this tradition alive on BIP.  Funding for our Fireworks shows are completely dependent on donations from you the residents.  BIPC's general funds are designated soley for the upkeep of our lake and dam.

If you have not sent us a donation, please help! 
Thank you !

Link to Pay Pal donation for Annual Fireworks

We’d also like to get the word out to those that are not on our mailing list but enjoy the celebration. Talk it up!
Send donations to: Big Island Pond Corp., c/o Fireworks Fund, PO Box 297, Hampstead, NH 03841

$25 $50 $75 $100 other __________ I want to help set up

Please include your Name, Email & Mailing Addresses, Phone Numbers including your Lake Address with your donation.


Have you met your Area Director?

Do you know your Big Island Pond Corporation Area Director? Do you know what's happening around the lake? Check out the BIP Corporation Info section of this web site for your Area Director's contact information.