Horseshoe Lake
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Horseshoe Lake

General Information

  • Maximum Depth: 7.9 m (25.9 ft.)
  • Management Area: Fairbanks
  • USGS Map: Fairbanks D-1
  • Surface Area: 8.9 ha (21.9 acres)
  • Elevation: 190 m (623 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Present: Arctic grayling, northern pike, rainbow trout

First stocked in: 2006 with Arctic grayling

Most recently stocked in: 2012 with rainbow trout

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: truck, bucket

Recent stocking records

Access Information

These lakes are on military land. A permit is required to legally access these lakes. For Army land a Recreational Access Permit (RAP) is required. For Air Force Land a Hunt/Trap/Fish (HTF) permit is required. These permits are not interchangeable. For information on how to obtain a permit for Army lands, visit or call 907-361-9686 (Fairbanks). For information on how to obtain a permit for Air Force lands call 907-377-5182.

  • Directions: 0.3 miles from EAFB main gate, turn left (north) onto Transmitter Rd, travel 5.5 miles to parking area and trail on left side of road (west), travel 210 yards to lake. Lake is on Fort Wainwright property but is accessed through EAFB.
  • Status: Military Reservation
  • Improvements:
    1. road
    2. parking
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Fairbanks, 002S, 004E, 06
  • Lat/Long: 64.76254°    -147.037996°