Lake Beecher

Lake Beecher is a 17.0 acres lake located east of Cathcart and just west of the Snohomish River. It has an average depth of 5 feet and a maximum depth of 10 feet. The Lake Beecher watershed, or the land area that drains into the lake, covers 4,463.2 acres and 40% of this land is developed. 

Recreational Opportunities

There is no public access to the lake, but the Bob Heirman Wildlife Preserve at Thomas' Eddy borders the lake to the north with walk-in fishing access to the Snohomish River.

Connect with Your Lake Community

Lake Beecher does not have a formal lake association. However, you may be able to connect with other lake area residents by looking for a Lake Beecher community group on NextDoor or Facebook.

Lake Health and Additional Resources

As part of Snohomish County's Lake Management Program, County staff and volunteer lake monitors have been tracking the health of Lake Beecher since 1997. 

Health Report Card

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In Depth Health Report

In Depth Lake Health Report

​For more historical information on Lake Beecher please refer to the 2003 State of the Lakes Report.
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View maps of Lake Beecher and the surrounding area, including the location of public access sites.

Watershed Map
Area that drains to the lake

Bathymetry Map
Depth contours of the lake

Aerial Bathymetry Map
Depth contours of the lake with satellite images
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