Information About

Baranof Lake

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 5' 17.405" N,
134 ° 52' 15.338" W

Region

Sitka

Length

2.5 mi (4.02 km)

Elevation

141 ft (42.98 m)

Uses

Baranof Lake in Detail.

About

W of Baranof, on E coast of Baranof I., 18 mi. W of Sitka, Alex. Arch. 2.5 miles long.

History

Name reported in 1916 by G. H. Canfield, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), and published in 1919 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) on Chart 8250. Name was probably derived from the nearby village of Baranof.