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Elephant Lake (Spirit)
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Elephant Lake (Spirit)

General Information

  • Mean Depth: 5.9 m (19.5 ft.)
  • Maximum Depth: 21.0 m (69.0 ft.)
  • Shoreline Length: 7.6 km (4.7 mi.)
  • Management Area: Kenai Peninsula
  • USGS Map: Kenai C-3
  • Surface Area: 137.6 ha (340.0 acres)
  • Volume: 8,604,767 m3 (303,874,481 ft3)
  • Elevation: 68 m (223 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Present: coho salmon, rainbow trout

First stocked in: 1995 with rainbow trout

Most recently stocked in: 2015 with rainbow trout

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: truck, hose

Recent stocking records

Access Information

  • Directions: Also called Spirit Lake. Mile 94.3 Sterling Hwy. North on Kenai Spur Hwy. 4.7 miles to Strawberry Road. Right on Strawberry Rd. (be sure to veer left and stay on pavement at 0.1mi). When pavement ends at mi 1.3, stay on main gravel road. Road name changes to Carver along the way. At mile 2.1 road turns left and becomes Frogberry Rd. Drive through gate at mi 3.2. When road T’s at mile 5.6, turn left and proceed 0.9 mi to lake. Access gate is closed during winter months. Snowmachine access during winter months. Keep lake and access sites free of litter.
  • Status: Road ROW
  • Improvements:
    1. road
    2. parking
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Seward, 006N, 010W, 22
  • Lat/Long: 60.600364°    -151.012742°