Information About

Downdraft Lake

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 12' 13.199" N,
131 ° 47' 18.036" W

Region

Ketchikan Gateway

Elevation

1509 ft (459.94 m)

Downdraft Lake in Detail.

About

On Gravina Island, 12 mi SW of Ketchikan, Alex. Arch.

History

Name is derived from the turbulent down drafts created by the steep mountains around the lake.

Places Near Downdraft Lake
Areas:

Point McCartey, Upper Nickeyville,

Archipelagos:

Blank Islands,

Bars:

Bailey Rock, Bolles Ledge, California Rock, Fillmore Rock, Hid Reef, Idaho Rock, Kelp Rocks, Lewis Reef, Lively Rock, Ohio Rock, Pennock Reef, Phocena Rocks, Potter Rock, Rosa Reef, Walden Rocks,

Bays:

Port Johnson, Bald Headed Cove, Black Sand Cove, Blank Inlet, Bostwick Inlet, Canoe Cove, Chichagof Bay, Clam Cove, Dall Bay, Dutch Harbor, Grant Cove, Mud Bay, Nehenta Bay, Nelson Cove, Open Bay (not official), Phocana Bay, Phocena Bay, Radenbough Cove, Refuge Cove, Seal Cove, Smuggler Cove, Sylburn Harbor, Vallenar Bay, Ward Cove, Whisky Cove,

Beaches:

Black Sand Beach,

Capes:

Point McCartey, Point Davidson, Point Davison, Adams Point, Bar Point, Blank Point, Bostwick Point, Cedar Point, Charcoal Point, Dall Head, Driest Point, Gravina Point, Lewis Point, Peninsula Point, Rip Point, Rock Point, Sextant Point, South Vallenar Point, Village Point, Walden Point, Windy Point,

Channels:

Nichols Passage, Tongass Narrow, Tongass Narrows, Tongass Narrows,

Cities:

Ketchikan, Metlakatla, Saxman,

Dams:

Carlanna Lake Dam, Ketchikan Debris Control Dam, Ketchikan Diversion Dam, Ketchikan Lakes Dam, North Fawn Lake Dam, Saxman Dam, Saxman Lower Reservoir Dam, South Fawn Lake Dam,

Fictional Places:

Elmo,

Hills:

Brush Hill, Cove Mountain, Judy Hill, Level Mountain, Yellow Hill,

Islands:

Bronaugh Islands, Channel Island, Danger Island, East Clump, East Island, Gravina Island, Gravina Islands, Grouse Rock, Gull Island, Moira Rock, Murdo Island, Pennock Island, Polk Island, Seal Cove Rocks, Sun Rocks, Warburton Island, Wedge Island, Wedge Islands, Whiterock Island,

Lakes:

Bostwick Lake, Carlanna Lake, Downdraft Lake, Fawn Lake, Granite Basin, Lower and Upper Ketchikan Lakes, Lower Ketchikan Lake, Lake Perseverance, Scout Lake, Skaters Lake, Upper Ketchikan Lake, Ward Lake,

Mountains:

Chapin Peak, Curve Mountain, Deer Mountain, Deer Mountains, Diana Mountain, Doe Mountain, Doe Mountain, Dude Mountain, Fish Mountain, Flat Mountain, High Mountain, House Mountain, Irvin Thompson Mountain, John Mountain, Juno Mountain, Minerva Mountain, Nipple Mountain, Plain Mountain, Punch Hill, The Puppets, Roy Jones Mountain, Signal Mountain, Smooth Mountain, Spot Mountain, Sullivan Mountain, Ward Mountain,

Parks:

Black Sands Beach State Marine Park, Dall Bay State Marine Park, Totem Bight State Historical Park,

Mountain Passes:

Nichols Passage,

Mountain Ranges:

California Ridge,

Ridges:

Dall Ridge, Dall Ridge,

Streams:

Bostwick Creek, Carlanna Creek, Government Creek, Halibut Creek, Hoadley Creek, Ketchikan Creek, Perseverance Creek, Signal Creek, Vallenar Creek, Walsh Creek, Ward Creek,

Routes:

Carlanna Lake Trail, Deer Mountain National Recreation Trail, Minerva Mountain Trail, Perseverance Trail, Silvis Lakes Traverse, Ward Lake Trail,

Cities:

Carlanna, Peninsula Point, Pennock Island, Refuge Cove, Shoreline Drive, Ward Cove,