Gardom Lake facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsGardom Lake
|Location||Enderby/Salmon Arm, British Columbia, Canada|
|Surface area||1.27 km2 (0.49 sq mi)|
|Average depth||8.8 m (29 ft)|
|Max. depth||23.7 m (78 ft)|
|Surface elevation||548 m (1,798 ft)|
Gardom Lake is home to a park, a Bible camp and a Royal Canadian Legion Camp. It is a popular fishing destination. Gardom Lake has a population of rainbow trout, which are stocked each year and are purely game fish.
Gardom Lake is on average 8.8 m. deep but has a maximum depth of 23.7 m. The total area of the lake is 1.27 km2
The turtles hatch in May–June and make their way to the lake, some times the mothers bury their eggs on dirt roads. Also migratory birds stop at Gardom Lake to feast on the local trout population. Bald eagles, deer and bears stay year-round. In addition to these animals, every third spring barn owls arrive to raise their chicks.
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