Z Pit
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Z Pit

General Information

  • Maximum Depth: 5.0 m (16.5 ft.)
  • Shoreline Length: 1.6 km (1.0 mi.)
  • Management Area: Fairbanks
  • USGS Map: Fairbanks C-1
  • Surface Area: 4.6 ha (11.3 acres)
  • Volume: 68,447 m3 (2,417,183 ft3)
  • Elevation: 156 m (512 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Present: Arctic grayling, rainbow trout

First stocked in: 1999 with Arctic grayling

Most recently stocked in: 2017 with rainbow trout

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: truck

Recent stocking records

Access Information

  • Directions: Mile 346.8 Richardson Hwy, turn north onto Laurance Rd (on the way to Chena Lakes), travel 0.54 miles to parking area on left (west) side of road, walk over dike on east side of road and travel 0.33 miles, turn right (south) and travel 230 yards to lake.
  • Status: Army Corps of Engineers
  • Improvements:
    1. none
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Fairbanks, 002S, 002E, 24
  • Lat/Long: 64.727615°    -147.243408°