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Butterfly Lake (Point McKenzie)
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Butterfly Lake (Point McKenzie)

General Information

  • Mean Depth: 3.2 m (10.6 ft.)
  • Maximum Depth: 6.1 m (20.0 ft.)
  • Shoreline Length: 2.1 km (1.3 mi.)
  • Management Area: Mat-Su
  • USGS Map: Tyonek B-1
  • Surface Area: 20.2 ha (50.0 acres)
  • Volume: 657,446 m3 (23,217,487 ft3)
  • Elevation: 43 m (141 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Present: rainbow trout

First stocked in: 1999 with rainbow trout

Most recently stocked in: 2009 with rainbow trout

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: N/A

Recent stocking records

Access Information

  • Directions: Mile 42.3 Parks Hwy. South 17.2 miles on Knik-Goose Bay Rd. Right on Pt. Mackenzie Rd. 7 miles to T. Left at T on Pt. Mackenzie 3.4 miles to Holstein Ave. Right on Holstein Ave. 3.2 miles to lake on right. Short trail on boardwalk to lake. NOTE: No public access. Majority of lake shoreline is privately owned. Please respect private property.
  • Status: Fish & Game Easement
  • Improvements: Elevated boardwalk and dock.
    1. foot trail
    2. parking
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Seward, 015N, 005W, 23
  • Lat/Long: 61.377826°    -150.125741°