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Silver Lake

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  1. Boating (Motorized - 8 mph max)
  2. Fishing
  3. Lake Access
  4. Parking
  5. Public Park
  6. Restrooms/Sanicans
  7. Swim Area (No Lifeguard)
Silver Lake

General Information

Silver Lake is 104.3 acres while the watershed is 970 acres and is heavily urbanized. It has an average depth of 24 feet and a maximum depth of 51 feet. Silver Lake is managed by the City of Everett.

Recreational Opportunities

There is no developed boat launch but there are three City of Everett parks with public access. Thornton A. Sullivan Park on the west side of the lake has many recreational opportunities. Car-toppers can be launched at Hauge Homestead Park on the southeastern side of the lake. Green Lantern Park on the northeastern side of the lake has fishing spots.

Fishing Information

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) maintains informational pages for each lake in Washington that include:  fish stocking schedules, fishing prospects calendars, and boat launch information.  

Lake Maps

  • Aerial Photo - 2012 aerial photos of the lake with relevant features, such as public access and nearby roads.
  • Watershed Map - This map shows the boundary of the watershed area that drains into the lake.

You Can Help Protect Silver Lake

Silver Lake needs your help to stay healthy. Check out our State of the Lakes report from 2003 for a summary of Silver Lake health.

For more information, contact the City of Everett.