Heart Lake (Lewis and Clark County, Montana) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsHeart Lake
|Location||Lewis and Clark County, Montana, United States|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Max. length||1,670 feet (510 m)|
|Max. width||1,053 feet (321 m)|
|Surface area||32.2 acres (13.0 ha)|
|Surface elevation||6,434 ft (1,961 m)|
Heart Lake is a 32-acre (13 ha) glacial valley lake within the Scapegoat Wilderness of Helena National Forest. Located ten miles (16 km) north of Lincoln, Montana, Heart Lake sits in a cirque five miles west of the Continental Divide. It is home to Arctic grayling and westslope cutthroat trout. The lake is approximately 5 miles (8.0 km) from the Indian Meadows Trailhead. A trail on the east side of the lake goes to Pearl Lake and the top of the divide.
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