Information About

Horseshoe Lake

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Horseshoe Lake on The Map

Location

61 ° 21' 47.29" N,
150 ° 9' 6.441" W

Region

Matanuska-Susitna

Elevation

79 ft (24.08 m)

Uses

Horseshoe Lake in Detail.

About

E of Little Susitna River, 13 mi. NW of Anchorage, Cook Inlet Low. 160 acres in size. Maximum depth is 23 feet. 1.6 miles long.

History

Local name reported by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in 1958; so named because the lake has the shape of a horseshoe.