Information About

Sink Hole Lake

Quick Facts

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Location

56 ° 10' 9.434" N,
133 ° 10' 29.184" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Length

0.2 mi (0.32 km)

Elevation

390 ft (118.87 m)

Uses

Sink Hole Lake in Detail.

About

On Prince of Wales Island, 4.5 mi. N of Neck Lake, 3 mi W of the S end of Exchange Cove, and 37 mi SW of Wrangell, Alex. Arch.

History

Local descriptive name reported in 1961 by U.S. Forest Service (USFS). "The lake drains into a nearby sink hole and there is no other outlet. This sink hole and several others in the area are quite impressive."

Places Near Sink Hole Lake
Bays:

California Bay, Clam Cove, Devilfish Bay, Exchange Cove, Ragged Cove, Red Bay, Rocky Bay, Rocky Cove, Salmon Bay, Sandy Bight, Sarheen Cove, Sarkar Cove, Tunga Inlet,

Capes:

Point Colpoys, Aneskett Point, Bay Point, Macnamara Point, Pine Point, Sarkar Point,

Channels:

Brockman Pass, El Capitan Passage, Kashevarof Passage, Ossipee Channel, Tenass Pass, Whale Passage,

Islands:

Bell Island, Brockman Island, Burnt Island, Bushy Island, Clam Island, Danger Island, Dead Island, Echo Island, Exchange Island, Fire Island, Flat Island, Graveyard Island, Mabel Island, North Island, Range Islet, Rookery Islands, Rookery Islands, Round Island, Scott Island, Scow Island, Shrubby Island, Spanberg Island, Tenass Island, Thorne Island, Tide Island, West Island,

Lakes:

Barnes Lake, El Capitan Lake, Cavern Lake, Exchange Lake, Gold and Galligan Lagoon, Neck Lake, Red Lake, Salmon Bay Lake, Salt Water Lagoon, Sink Hole Lake, Twin Island Lake,

Mountains:

El Capitan Peak, Pyramid Peak, Red Bay Mountain,

Rapids:

Deadmans Riffle, Indian Creek Rapids,

Streams:

Big Creek, Big 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, Exchange Creek, Galligan Creek, Goose Creek, Indian Creek, Lava Creek, Little Creek, Mabel Creek, Mud Creek, Narrow Creek, Pine Creek, Pine Creek, Red Bay Creek, Salmon Creek, Salmon Creek, Sarkar Creek, Short Creek, Squaw Creek, Tokhini Creek,

Cities:

Deweyville (historical), Whale Pass,