Information About

Owl Lake

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 48' 21.509" N,
150 ° 36' 45.5" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Elevation

167 ft (50.9 m)

Uses

Owl Lake in Detail.

About

on Kenai Peninsula, 2.6 mi. SW of Swanson Lake and 30 mi. NE of Kenai, Cook Inlet Low.

History

Named about 1963 by officials of Kenai National Moose Range, probably for Richardson's Owl or the Arctic Saw-whet (Cryptoglaux funerea richardsoni), an owl known to Alaskan Eskimos as "the blind one," because it is almost completely blinded by sunlight, (Pearson, 1944, pt. 2, p. 106).

Places Near Owl Lake
Bars:

Moose Point Shoal,

Capes:

Moose Point,

Hills:

Birch Hill,

Lakes:

Anertz Lake, Angler Lake, Antler Lake, Arrow Lake, Beaver Pond Lake, Berry Lake, Big Merganser Lake, Big Mink Lake, Bill Besser Lake, Birch Lake, Birch Tree Lake, Bird Lake, Lake Bratlie, Breeze Lake, Bufflehead Lake, Buteo Lake, Camp Island Lake, Campers Lake, Campfire Lake, Canoe Lake, Canoe Lake Chain, Cashka Lake, Channel Lake, Chick Lake, Chum Lake, Clam Lake, Contact Lake, Coyote Lake, Curlew Lake, Cygnet Lake, Dabbler Lake, Decoy Lake, Dog Lake, Doghouse Lake, Dolly Varden Lake, Drake Lake, Duck Lake, Duckbill Lake, Duckling Lake, Eider Lake, Embryo Lake, Falcon Lake, Fish Lake, Lake Frank, Gavia Lake, Gene Lake, Goose Lake, Grebe Lake, Grus Lake, Gruskka Lake, Hat Lake, Hook Lake, Ice Lake, Jigsaw Lake, Junco Lake, Kakoon Lake, Kalun Lake, Kayak Islands, Kayak Lake, Kenaitze Lake, Kinglet Lake, Kit Lake, Konchanee Lake, Kraenberi Lake, Krein Lake, Kuguyuk Lake, Kuviak Lake, Lark Lake, Leaf Lake, Leaf Lake, Lili Lake, Little Merganser Lake, Little Mink Lake, Lo Lake, Lonely Lake, Long Lake, Loon Lake, Lost Lake, Lure Lake, Lynx Lake, Mallard Lake, Martin Lake, McLain Lake, Meadow Lake, Moosehorn Lake, Mosquito Lake, Mouse Lake, Neckshortka Lake, Nekutak Lake, Nest Lake, Norak Lake, Odd Lake, Olsjold Lake, Otter Lake, Owl Lake, Pad Lake, Paddle Lake, Pan Lake, Pepper Lake, Phalarope Lake, Pintail Lake, Pond Lake, Porcupine Lake, Portage Lakes, Pot Lake, Quill Lake, Rainbow Lake, Raven Lake, Red Squirrel Lake, Redpoll Lake, Rifle Lake, Rock Lake, Rodent Lake, Lake Sabaka, Sandpiper Lake, Savka Lake, Scaup Lake, Shrew Lake, Silver Lake, Skookum Lake, Snag Lake, Snowflake Lake, Spruce Lake, Sucker Lake, Sunrise Lake, Swan Lake, Swanson Lake, Swanson Lakes, Taiga Lake, Takukak Lake, Teal Lake, Tine Lake, Trout Lake, Tundra Lake, Twig Lake, Ursus Lake, Vixen Lake, Vogel Lake, Waterfowl Lake, Weasel Lake, Weed Lake, West Lake, West Lili Lake, Wild Lake, Willow Lake, Wonder Lake, Woods Lake, Yearling Lake, Yugok Lake,

Streams:

East Fork Moose Creek, Miller Creek, Seven Egg Creek, Swan Creek,