The City of Wayzata has provided benchmark elevations to surveyors and other professionals for many years.


The City of Wayzata only has 1 official benchmark which is located on the southeast corner of Lake Street and Barry Avenue South. There is a concrete slab located directly east of the tin, railroad building. The official benchmark marker is located In the northeast corner of the slab. The elevation of this marker is 940.11.

Additional Information

The City also has elevations of the top nut of most fire hydrants. Call the Engineering Department, at 952-404-5316, for elevation information closest to your subject property.

All elevations are on the 1929 National Geodetic Vertical Datum (NGVD 29).

Benchmark Documents