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Physical Characteristics

Bear Lake Map

Area

1,266.63 square miles

3,280.56 square kilometers


Elevation

Minimum: 5,690 ft 1,734 m

Maximum: 9,904 ft 3,019 m

Range: 4,214 ft 1,284 m

Mean: 6,722 ft 2,049 m


Major Tributaries

  • Georgetown Creek
  • Liberty Creek
  • Montpelier Creek
  • Soda Creek
  • St. Charles Creek
Bear River Watershed Upper Bear Central Bear Bear Lake Middle Bear Middle Bear-Logan Lower Bear-Malad

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Major Waterbodies

Waterbody ha km² mi² acre
Alexander Reservoir 417.29 4.17 1.61 1,031.14
Bartlett Lake 5.74 0.06 0.02 14.19
Bear Lake 28,243.94 282.44 109.05 69,792.29
Bloomington Lake 4.06 0.04 0.02 10.04
Cook Reservoir 1.36 0.01 0.01 3.36
Kearl Reservoir 6.83 0.07 0.03 16.87
Lakey Reservoir 1.57 0.02 0.01 3.88
Little Valley Reservoir 13.59 0.14 0.05 33.57
Lower North Eden Reservoir 2.76 0.03 0.01 6.82
Merkley Lake 18.70 0.19 0.07 46.20
Mud Lake 1.27 0.01 0.00 3.14
Mud Lake 1,042.58 10.43 4.03 2,576.28
Swan Lakes 0.76 0.01 0.00 1.89