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Badger Lake
Badger Lake is located in Alberta
Badger Lake
Badger Lake
Location in Alberta
Location Alberta
Coordinates 50°22′49″N 112°27′52″W / 50.380278°N 112.46444°W / 50.380278; -112.46444
Basin countries Canada
Max. length 4.14 kilometres (2.57 mi)
Max. width 2.97 kilometres (1.85 mi)
Surface area 821.88 metres (2,696.5 ft)
Average depth 12.43 metres (40.8 ft)
Max. depth 6.18 metres (20.3 ft)
Surface elevation 823.30 metres (2,701.1 ft)

Badger Lake is a lake in Vulcan County, Alberta, Canada. It is located about 135 km southeast of Calgary and 80 km of Lethbridge. It is rated as having very high risk of depletion populations of walleye and high risk of depletion populations of northern pike.

Badger Lake was named on account of badgers in the area.

Badger Lake Ice Fishing Derby

The Badger Lake Ice Fishing Derby has been held annually in late February on the lake, dating back to 1988.

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