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Sand Lake
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Sand Lake

General Information

  • Maximum Depth: 10.7 m (35.0 ft.)
  • Management Area: Anchorage
  • USGS Map: Anchorage A-8
  • Surface Area: 27.2 ha (67.1 acres)
  • Volume: 1,273,570 m3 (44,975,700 ft3)
  • Elevation: 30 m (100 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Present: Arctic char, lake trout, Arctic grayling, northern pike, Chinook salmon, rainbow trout

First stocked in: 1993 with Chinook salmon

Most recently stocked in: 2014 with Arctic char

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: N/A

Recent stocking records

Access Information

  • Directions: New Seward/Dimond Blvd. Exit. West on Dimond Blvd. 3.7 miles to Jewel Lk. Rd. Right on Jewel Lk. Rd 0.9 mile to trails available on north and south end of Sand Lake Elementary to Municipality of Anchorage Park currently being upgraded. Continue 0.2 mile to Caravalle Dr. Left on Caravelle Dr. 0.1 mile to foot trail on left to lake, street parking. Alternate access: From New Seward/Dimond Blvd. Exit. West on Dimond Blvd. 4.2 miles to Sand Lk. Rd. Right on Sand Lk. Rd. 0.7 mile to 80th Ave. Right on 80th Ave. 0.5 mile to canal access providing canoe access with limited parking. Majority of lake shoreline is privately owned. Please respect private property.
  • Status: City Park
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Seward, 012N, 004W, 03
  • Lat/Long: 61.1524803751°    -149.95729881°