Near head of Lafayette Glacier, 2.3 mi W of the W end of Jonah Bay, 50 mi. SW of Valdez, 73 mi ESE of Anchorage, Chugach Mts.
Named for nearby Unakwik Inlet. Eskimo name reported in 1908 by Grant and Higgins (1910, pl. 2), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).