Vagt Lake
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Vagt Lake

General Information

  • Mean Depth: 5.6 m (18.4 ft.)
  • Maximum Depth: 15.2 m (50.0 ft.)
  • Shoreline Length: 2.3 km (1.4 mi.)
  • Management Area: Kenai Peninsula
  • USGS Map: Seward B-7
  • Surface Area: 17.4 ha (43.0 acres)
  • Volume: 1,106,433 m3 (39,073,313 ft3)
  • Elevation: 178 m (584 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Previously Stocked or Sampled: Arctic char, Dolly Varden, Arctic grayling, coho salmon, rainbow trout

First stocked in: 1963 with Arctic grayling

Most recently stocked in: 2021 with Arctic char

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: truck, boat, backpack

Recent stocking records

Access Information

  • Directions: Mile 25.1 Seward Hwy. East side of highway and south end of Lower Trail Lake a small parking area at Vagt Trailhead. Hike 1.5 miles to lake. NOTE: Leave No Trace. Keep lake and access sites free of litter.
  • Status: DNR/ILMA
  • Improvements:
    1. foot trail
    2. picnic area
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Seward, 004N, 001E, 07
  • Lat/Long: 60.445624°    -149.350612°