Watkins Lake (Waterford Township, Michigan) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsWatkins Lake
|Location||Oakland County, Michigan|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Surface area||238 acres (96 ha)|
|Max. depth||25 ft (7.6 m)|
The private, 25 feet (7.6 m) deep all-sports lake is spring fed and is entirely residential. It is located north of Watkins Lake Rd and west of Dixie Highway.
Watkins Lake was named for a man named Watkins, who, in 1825, was its first white settler. Mr. Watkins settled in sections 22 and 23 on the south shore of the lake.
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