Matanuska Lake
Bathymetric Map and Fishing Information

Bathymetric Map of Matanuska Lake

General Information

  • Mean Depth: 10.5 m (34.4 ft.)
  • Maximum Depth: 25.0 m (82.0 ft.)
  • Shoreline Length: 2.6 km (1.6 mi.)
  • Management Area: Mat-Su
  • USGS Map: Anchorage C-6
  • Surface Area: 25.1 ha (62.0 acres)
  • Volume: 2,611,280 m3 (92,216,484 ft3)
  • Elevation: 24 m (79 ft.)

Fishing Information

Species Previously Stocked or Sampled: Arctic char, lake trout, Chinook salmon, coho salmon, rainbow trout, salmonid hybrid

First stocked in: 1992 with rainbow trout

Most recently stocked in: 2020 with Chinook salmon

Stocking Information

Stocking Access: truck

Recent stocking records

Access Information

  • Directions: Mile 36.4 Glenn Hwy. Kepler-Bradley Lakes State Recreation Area on North side of highway. Parking, picnic tables, toilet facilities and short trail to boat launching dock and handicap accessible fishing dock. Non-motorized craft and electric motors only. NOTE: Public access is limited to shoreline in Kepler-Bradley Lakes State Recreation Area. Majority of lake shoreline is privately owned. Please respect private property.
  • Status: State Rec. Area
  • Improvements:
    1. foot trail
    2. parking
  • Meridian, Township, Range and Section: Seward, 017N, 001E, 23
  • Lat/Long: 61.553995°    -149.228059°