Birch Lake
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Birch Lake

General Information

  • Maximum Depth: 14.8 m (48.7 ft.)
  • Management Area: Fairbanks
  • USGS Map: Big Delta B-6
  • Surface Area: 340.3 ha (840.8 acres)
  • Volume: 22,448,276 m3 (792,753,392 ft3)
  • Elevation: 251 m (823 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Previously Stocked or Sampled: Arctic char, burbot, Arctic grayling, lake chub, longnose sucker, northern pike, Chinook salmon, coho salmon, rainbow trout, slimy sculpin, whitefish-unspecified, least cisco

First stocked in: 1966 with rainbow trout

Most recently stocked in: 2021 with Chinook salmon

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: truck

Recent stocking records

Access Information

  • Directions: Mile 306 Richardson Hwy, lake is located north of highway.
  • Status: State Rec. Area
  • Improvements: For ice house rental information contact DNR Division of Parks at 451-2695.
    1. parking
    2. camping
    3. boat launch
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Fairbanks, 007S, 006E, 07
  • Lat/Long: 64.315223°    -146.646181°