OTC: Big Lake


MHT 9200426 is located on the north side of the channel between Big Lake and Mirror Lake (sometimes referred to as Mud Lake) in the community of Big Lake. The community of Big Lake is located 13 miles west of the town of Wasilla, sitting on the shores of Big Lake itself.


Parcel 9200426

  • TLO (MHT)# 9200426
  • 1.966 Acres
  • Legal: S17N4W27
  • Survey: AS PLAT 72-76
  • Tract 5
  • Purchase Price: $78,000.00
  • Reduced Price: $72,000.00
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There is seasonal (summer) access by boat and floatplane. Winter access is via ice road / snow machine trail across Big Lake.

Municipal Authority

The parcel is located within the Matanuska-Susitna Borough and is subject to real property taxation. The Matanuska-Susitna Borough does not specifically zone within the borough. The parcel is not located within an incorporated city. General land use guidelines are applicable, but non-restrictive.


Electricity is in the area. There are no municipal water or sewer systems available. Private wells and septic systems are typical in the area. All on-site well and septic must meet the requirements of the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC).


MHT 9200426 fronts the channel between Big Lake and Mirror Lake, with approximately 230 feet of frontage on the channel. The north side of the parcel also fronts a smaller pond. The land is upwards sloping above the elevation of the channel between Big Lake and Mirror Lake. The parcel is covered with typical mature foliage for the area comprised of black and white spruce and birch trees. The east side of the parcel abuts the overhead power line.

The immediate neighborhood is sparsely developed with residential/recreational uses ranging from small cabins to custom homes; mostly seasonal. Big Lake/Mirror Lake provides sport-fishing and recreational water activities. This is a very popular recreational area during both summer and winter months for local Alaskans and visitors.

Maps & Survey

Note: Maps included are for graphic representation only and are intended to be used as a guide. It is the responsibility of the purchaser to review recorded subdivision plats/maps, surveys, and plat notes for specific information on easements, building setbacks, or other restrictions that will affect any individual parcel. Information is made available at the Department of Natural Resources Public Information Centers or on the web at: http://dnr.alaska.gov/landrecords/