Rainbow Lake

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 61 ° 41' 35.064" N, 150 ° 5' 24.334" W
  • Region: Matanuska-Susitna
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  • Elevation: 187 ft (57 m)


3.7 mi SW of Willow, 34 mi. N of Anchorage, Cook Inlet Low. 150 acres in size. Maximum depth is 45 feet.

So named in 1960 by James Nelson of Anchorage who has a homestead on the lake "because rainbows frequently appear above the lake."



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