North Deception Lake

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 58 ° 23' 40.707" N, 136 ° 46' 44.972" W
  • Region: Hoonah-Angoon (CA)
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  • Length: 1 mi (1.61 km)
  • Elevation: 75 ft (22.86 m)


In Glacier Bay National Monument in the Fairweather Range, alongside Brady Glacier, just N of South Deception Lake, 23.5 mi SE of Mount Crillon, and 53 mi. NW of Hoonah, St. Elias Mts.

Named by National Park Service (NPS) in 1961 because it is a "self-dumping" lake and for a period once each year it disappears.



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