Information About

Benka Lake

Quick Facts

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Location

62 ° 11' 15.009" N,
150 ° 0' 24.545" W

Region

Matanuska-Susitna

Elevation

449 ft (136.86 m)

Uses

Benka Lake in Detail.

About

2.5 mi NE of Sunshine and 10 mi SSE of Talkeetna, Cook Inlet Low. 123 acres in size.

History

Tanaina Indian expression reported to mean "big lake," given to this feature by R. E. Bell in 1964 in order to eliminate duplication of the common English name "Big Lake."