West Sunshine Lake
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of West Sunshine Lake

General Information

  • Mean Depth: 3.3 m (10.7 ft.)
  • Maximum Depth: 9.1 m (30.0 ft.)
  • Shoreline Length: 1.4 km (0.9 mi.)
  • Management Area: Mat-Su
  • USGS Map: Talkeetna A-1
  • Surface Area: 8.9 ha (22.0 acres)
  • Volume: 294,802 m3 (10,410,834 ft3)
  • Elevation: 108 m (354 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Previously Stocked or Sampled: rainbow trout

First stocked in: 1993 with rainbow trout

Most recently stocked in: 2021 with rainbow trout

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: N/A

Recent stocking records

Access Information

  • Directions: Mile 98.7 Parks Hwy. East on Talkeetna Spur Rd. 3.6 miles to Sheldon Ave. Left on Sheldon Ave. 0.1 mile to W. Sunshine Lake Drive. Left on West Sunshine Lake Drive 0.1 mile to E. Sunshine Lake Drive. Right on E. Sunshine Lake Drive 0.3 mile to end of road. Short trail leads to lake on right. NOTE: Limited public access. Majority of lake shoreline is privately owned. Please respect private property.
  • Status: Sectionline Easement
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Seward, 024N, 004W, 08
  • Lat/Long: 62.181242°    -150.047148°