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Bouchard Lake
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Bouchard Lake near Bald Hill
Bouchard Lake is located in Montana
Bouchard Lake
Bouchard Lake
Location in Montana
Location Mineral County, Montana, United States
Coordinates 47°13′14″N 115°00′02″W / 47.2205°N 115.0005°W / 47.2205; -115.0005
Type Natural/Fresh Water Lake
Primary outflows outlet northwards to Clark Fork River
Basin countries United States
Max. length 2,460 ft (750 m)
Max. width 315 ft (96 m)
Surface area 16.2 acres (6.6 ha)
Surface elevation 2,943 ft (897 m)

Bouchard Lake is an L-shaped body of water covering sixteen acres in Mineral County, Montana in the United States. The lake is located five miles northwest of Superior, Montana in the valley of the Clark Fork River.

Geology

Bouchard Lake has given its name to the Bouchard Formation, a geologic unit "composed principally of interbedded micaceous quartzite and quartzose argillite that conformably overlies the Sloway formation" exposed near the lake.

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