Knik Lake
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Knik Lake

General Information

  • Mean Depth: 5.8 m (19.1 ft.)
  • Maximum Depth: 11.3 m (37.0 ft.)
  • Shoreline Length: 2.4 km (1.5 mi.)
  • Management Area: Mat-Su
  • USGS Map: Anchorage B-8
  • Surface Area: 20.2 ha (50.0 acres)
  • Volume: 1,187,843 m3 (41,948,280 ft3)
  • Elevation: 12 m (39 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Present: Arctic grayling, Chinook salmon, coho salmon, rainbow trout

First stocked in: 1992 with rainbow trout

Most recently stocked in: 2018 with Chinook salmon

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: truck

Recent stocking records

Access Information

  • Directions: Mile 42.3 Parks Hw. 14 miles South on Knik-Goose Bay Rd. Right on gravel road by Knik Museum 0.1 mile to public access and undeveloped boat launch. NOTE: Public access is limited. Majority of lake shoreline is privately owned. Please respect private property.
  • Status: Road ROW
  • Improvements: Primative boat launch. Very little room for turnaround and parking.
    1. boat launch
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Seward, 016N, 003W, 24
  • Lat/Long: 61.458249°    -149.729576°