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Richardson 31 Mile Pit
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Richardson 31 Mile Pit

General Information

  • Maximum Depth: 5.8 m (18.9 ft.)
  • Management Area: Fairbanks
  • USGS Map: Fairbanks C-1
  • Surface Area: 5.8 ha (14.3 acres)
  • Elevation: 179 m (587 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Present: Arctic char, Arctic grayling, lake chub, longnose sucker, northern pike, coho salmon, rainbow trout

First stocked in: 1952 with rainbow trout

Most recently stocked in: 2014 with Arctic grayling

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: truck

Recent stocking records

Access Information

  • Directions: Mile 332.3 Richardson Hwy, turn north to pit.
  • Improvements:
    1. road
    2. parking
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Fairbanks, 004S, 004E, 18
  • Lat/Long: 64.566292°    -147.037229°