Information About

Summit Lake

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Summit Lake on The Map

Location

55 ° 13' 55.153" N,
132 ° 31' 59.961" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

1296 ft (395.02 m)

Uses

Summit Lake in Detail.

About

on Prince of Wales I., E of Hetta Inlet, at head of Reynolds Creek, Alex. Arch.

History

Name reported in 1908 by C. W. Wright (in Brooks and others, 1909, pl. 3), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). "So called because it is located at an elevation of 1300 feet." This feature was called "Lake Simmons" by E. F. Dickins, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), in 1905.

Places Near Summit Lake
Basins:

Jumbo Basin,

Bays:

Alder Cove, Copper Harbor, Deer Bay, Eek Inlet, Goose Bay, Hetta Cove, Hetta Inlet, Keete Inlet, Little Goose Bay, McKenzie Inlet, Mud Bay, Nutkwa Inlet, Paul Bight, Polk Inlet, Portage Bay, Saltery Cove, Skowl Arm, Smith Cove, South Arm Cholmondeley Sound, West Arm Cholmondeley Sound,

Capes:

Corbin Point, Eek Point, Hetta Point, Keete Point, Khayyam Point, Lime Point, Nutkwa Point, Round Point, Simmons Point, Thumb Point,

Channels:

Connection Pass, Gould Passage, Sulzer Passage,

Islands:

Blanket Island, Dell Island, East Sentinel Island, Flat Island, Gould Island, Grass Island, Jumbo Island, Keete Island, McKenzie Rock, Mellen Rock, Peacock Island, West Sentinel Island,

Lakes:

Eek Lake, Lake Gertrude, Hetta Lake, Lake Isabel, Lake Josephine, Klakas Lake, Lake Marge, Lake Mary, Lake Mellen, Nutkwa Lagoon, Old Franks Lake, Rock Lake, Summit Lake,

Mountains:

Barren Mountain, Beaver Mountain, Billie Mountain, Copper Mountain, Green Monster Mountain, Hetta Mountain, Mount Jumbo, Nipple Butte, Rock Butte,

Streams:

Beaver Creek, Big Creek, Bully Boy Creek, Cabin Creek, Cave Creek, Dog Salmon Creek, Hetta Creek, Jumbo Creek, Monument Creek, Old Franks Creek, Old Tom Creek, Omar Creek, Perry Creek, Polk Creek, Portage Creek, Reynolds Creek, Rock Creek, Twelvemile Creek, Virginia Creek, Wright Creek,

Routes:

Sulzer Portage,

Cities:

Chomly (historical), Copper City (historical), Coppermount (historical), Hetta (historical), Old Kasaan, Polk Inlet, Sulzer (historical),

Waterfalls:

Nutkwa Falls,