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Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Gwen Lake

General Information

  • Mean Depth: 1.8 m (6.0 ft.)
  • Maximum Depth: 3.4 m (11.0 ft.)
  • Shoreline Length: 0.8 km (0.5 mi.)
  • Management Area: Anchorage
  • USGS Map: Anchorage B-8
  • Surface Area: 4.9 ha (12.2 acres)
  • Volume: 89,674 m3 (3,166,807 ft3)
  • Elevation: 15 m (49 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Present: Chinook salmon, rainbow trout

First stocked in: 1992 with rainbow trout

Most recently stocked in: 2016 with rainbow trout

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: N/A

Recent stocking records

Access Information

Fishing on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson requires, in addition to a valid State of Alaska fishing license, a Recreational Access Permit. Permts may be obtained online, or at kiosks located in both JBER visistor's centers.

  • Directions: Is located on Ft. Richardson military reservation. Public must check in at gate, then proceed to the military fish and game office for a 10 minute orientation. Proof of current fishing license must be shown to receive a card for fishing on base. The card will need to be shown when entering the base for fishing. Wildlife MPs can be reached during regular hrs. at 384-0431 for any questions and listing of areas open to fishing. A recorded number, 384-0437, will list any areas closed for training.
  • Status: Military Reservation
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Seward, 014N, 002W, 17
  • Lat/Long: 61.298999°    -149.680193°