Bonnie Lake (Alberta) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBonnie Lake
|Location||Smoky Lake County, Alberta|
|Primary outflows||Stony Creek|
|Catchment area||49.6 km2 (19.2 sq mi)|
|Max. length||5 km (3.1 mi)|
|Max. width||1.2 km (0.75 mi)|
|Surface area||3.77 km2 (1.46 sq mi)|
|Average depth||3.1 m (10 ft)|
|Max. depth||6.1 m (20 ft)|
|Surface elevation||648 m (2,126 ft)|
The lake has a surface of 3.77 km2 (1.46 sq mi) and reaches a maximum depth of 6.1 m (20 ft), while the average depth is 3.1 m (10 ft). Bonnie Lake drains a total area of 49.6 km2 (19.2 sq mi). The lake drains through its south shore into Stony Creek which empties into the North Saskatchewan River.
There is a small camp ground with 25 sites, power, and a beach, managed as the Bonnie Lake Provincial Recreation Area. There are very few fish in the lake, but there is a large number of birds on the lake. There is also a small golf course very close to the lake.
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