Gardner Lake

Gardner Lake is located on the west side of Granite Falls. The lake is an old mill pond now dammed by Ray Gray Road. The lake covers 10 acres and is relatively shallow- only 8.2-9.8 feet maximum depth.

Recreational Opportunities

There is a new city park on the lake for fishing called Frank Mason Park.

Fishing Information

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

Connect with Your Lake Community

Gardner Lake does not have a formal lake association. However, you may be able to connect with other lake area residents by looking for a Gardner Lake 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 Gardner Lake since 1992. 

Lake Health Report


​For more historical information on Gardner Lake visit the City of Granite Falls website.


View maps of Gardner Lake and the surrounding area, including the location of public access sites.

Watershed Map
Area that drains to the lake