Lake Stevens At A Glance

Lake Stevens wouldn't be Lake Stevens without the lake! Here are some things you might not know about our city centerpiece:

  • Largest natural lake in Snohomish County
  • Managed by the city of Lake Stevens in partnership with Snohomish County
  • Covers over 1,000 acres and has a maximum depth of 150 feet
  • The watershed, which is the entire land area that drains to the lake, covers 4,536 acres. 
  • The primary water sources feeding the lake are Kokanee, Lundeen, Stevens, and Stitch Creeks.
  • The lake drains into Catherine Creek and then into the Pilchuck River.
Learn more about the lake, including water quality and lake health, boating, fishing, and our efforts to manage natural and invasive plant species and the shoreline.