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El Capitan Lake

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56 ° 10' 25.042" N,
133 ° 22' 26.43" W


Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)


0.7 mi (1.13 km)


381 ft (116.13 m)

El Capitan Lake in Detail.


Located N of El Capitan Passage, 6.4 km (4 mi) E of Shakan Bay, on NW coast of Prince of Wales Island, Alexander Archipelago. 0.7 mile long.


Local name recorded in 1949 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Places Near El Capitan Lake

Buster Bay, Calder Bay, California Bay, Clam Cove, Davidson Inlet, Devilfish Bay, Merrifield Bay, Red Bay, Rocky Cove, Sandy Bight, Sarheen Cove, Sarkar Cove, Shipley Bay, Tokeen Bay, Tokeen Cove, Tunga Inlet, Van Sant Cove,


Point Colpoys, Aneskett Point, Bay Point, Pine Point,


Brockman Pass, Dry Pass, El Capitan Passage, Marble Passage, Tenass Pass,


Bell Island, Brockman Island, Burnt Island, Clam Island, Danger Island, Dead Island, Divide Island, Flat Island, Fontaine Island, Graveyard Island, Hamilton Island, Kosciusko Island, Marble Island, Middle Island, North Island, Range Islet, Scott Island, Scow Island, Spanberg Island, Tenass Island,


El Capitan Lake, Cavern Lake, Neck Lake, Red Lake, Salmon Bay Lake, Salt Water Lagoon, Shipley Lake, Sink Hole Lake, Sutter Lake, Twin Island Lake,


El Capitan Peak, Holbrook Mountain, The Nipples, Perue Peak, Pyramid Peak, Red Bay Mountain, Tokeen Peak,

Mountain Passes:

Shakan Strait,


Alder Creek, Baker Creek, Big Creek, Buster Creek, Camp Creek, Charcoal Creek, Creek Number 1, Creek Number 2, Creek Number 3, Creek Number 4, Creek Number Four, Creek Number One, Creek Number Three, Creek Number Two, Duck Creek, Fisher Creek, Flicker Creek, Goose Creek, Little Creek, Marble Creek, Mud Creek, Narrow Creek, Pine Creek, Pine Creek, Red Bay Creek, Salmon Creek, Salmon Creek, Shakan Creek, Shine Creek, Short Creek, Strait Creek, Sutter Creek, Tokhini Creek,


Calder (historical), Deweyville (historical), Holbrook (historical), Tokeen,