Bench Lake (near Matanuska River)
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Bench Lake (near Matanuska River)

General Information

  • Maximum Depth: 10.7 m (35.0 ft.)
  • Management Area: Mat-Su
  • USGS Map: Anchorage D-3
  • Surface Area: 21.0 ha (52.0 acres)
  • Elevation: 582 m (1,909 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Previously Stocked or Sampled: rainbow trout

First stocked in: 1995 with rainbow trout

Most recently stocked in: 2019 with rainbow trout

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: airplane

Recent stocking records

Access Information

  • Directions: Fly-in lake, 1 mile east of Mile 97, Glenn Hwy, or snowmachine in winter. NOTE: Please respect private property.
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Seward, 020N, 008E, 36
  • Lat/Long: 61.777646°    -147.925046°