The Wilder Hydroelectric Project (FERC License No. P-1892) is located on the Connecticut River in Lebanon, New Hampshire, and Hartford, Vermont.
- 3,100-acre, 45-mile long reservoir at elevation 385.0 feet above sea level
- 5 feet of useable storage managed seasonally
- 41 megawatts of generation capacity with two General Electric generators with Kaplan waterwheels and one S.A. generator with a Francis waterwheel
- The Wilder Project is currently undergoing relicensing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. More information about that process can be found here.
Available Recreation Activities
Great River Hydro’s recreation facilities are open to the public on a day-use basis only, from one half-hour before sunrise to one half-hour after sunset. Please click here for a complete list of rules.