Information About

Wasilla Lake

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 35' 13.871" N,
149 ° 23' 32.862" W

Region

Matanuska-Susitna

Length

2 mi (3.22 km)

Elevation

322 ft (98.15 m)

Uses

Wasilla Lake in Detail.

About

in Matanuska Valley, E of Wasilla, 8.5 mi. SW of Palmer, Cook Inlet Low. 374 acres in size.

History

Named about 1917 by the builders of The Alaska Railroad; name derived from nearby Wasilla Creek.

Places Near Wasilla Lake
Areas:

Ch-atan Kaq-, Chuqilin Kaq-, Skitnu Hdakaq-,

Airports:

Microdot Ridge,

Bays:

Goose Bay,

Cities:

Wasilla,

Dams:

Lower Eklutna Dam, Memory Lake Estates Dam Number 1, Memory Lake Estates Dam Number 2,

Flats:

Duck Flats, Eklutna Flats,

Lakes:

Anderson Lake, Baird Lake, Baptist Pond, Baptist Pond, Lake Barbara, Beach Lake, Beverly Lake, Beverly Lake, Black Lake, Bradley Lake, Bruce Lake, Canoe Lake, Chignaki Pond, Clear Lake, Cornelius Lake, Cottonwood Lake, Dandy Lake, Dinkel Lake, Dry Lake, Duck Lake, Dusk Lake, Echo Lake, Edmonds Lake, Emerald Lake, Finger Lake, Gold Cord Lake, Gooding Lake, Hart Lake, Hess Lake, High Ridge Lake, Irene Lake, Jacobsen Lake, Jaland Lake, Johnson Lake, June Lake, Kalmbach Lake, Kennedy Lake, Kepler Lake, Kings Lake, Klaire Lake, Loberg Lake, Long Lake, Lucile Lake, Lucy Lake, Matanuska Lake, Meier Lake, Memory Lake, Merri Belle Lake, Minor Lake, Mirror Lake, Mud Lake, Mud Lake, Mud Lake, Neklason Lake, Nik-udatl-ech-a Bena, Paradise Lake, Psalm Lake, Reed Lake, Reedy Lake, Reflections Lake, Summit Lake, Triangle Lake, Walby Lake, Wallace Lake, Wasilla Lake, Weinie Lake, Wolf Lake,

Locales:

7 Sacred Chutes, April Bowl, Baby Ruth, Bennet's Ridge, Eldorodo Bowl, Face of Hatch, Farside, Gold Chord Death Traverse, Lake Run, Nixon's Nose, Nosebleed, Point 30, Rock Garden, Seldom Seen, Stairstep, Sunnyside, Sunnyside of Hatch, Swimmin' Tims, The Glades, The Lost Couloir, Valley of Sin, Wimp Bowl, Womens Run,

Mountains:

Bullion Mountain, Mount Eklutna, Government Peak, Marmot Mountain, Mount POW/MIA, Skyscraper Mountain,

Parks:

Independence Mine State Historical Park, Beach Lake Park, Edmonds Lake Park, Finger Lake State Recreation Site, Loretta French Park, Mirror Lake State Wayside Park, Peters Creek Community Park, Wolf Lake State Recreation Site,

Mountain Passes:

Birthday Pass, Cottonwood Slough, Hatcher Pass, Palmer Slough, Point 40, Rabbit Slough, Spring Creek,

Peaks:

Bear Mountain, Blueberry Knoll, Fish Peak, Gold Star Peak, Granite Mountain, Hatch Peak, Luck Peak, Microdot, Pass Peak, Rae-Wallace, Top Peak,

Ridges:

Bald Mountain Ridge, President's Ridge,

Rivers:

Eklutna River, Knik River, Matanuska River,

Routes:

Mile 16 Ski Run, Paradise Ski Run,

Streams:

Archangel Creek, Carnegie Creek, Coal Creek, Cottonwood Creek, Cottonwood Creek, Craigie Creek, Delia Creek, East Fork Fishhook Creek, East Fork Sawmill Creek, Fire Creek, Fishhook Creek, Francie Creek, Government Creek, Grubstake Creek, Hatcher Creek, Homestake Creek, Htidaghituntnu, Little Peters Creek, Mink Creek, Moon Princess Creek, Parks Creek, Peters Creek, Reed Creek, Sawmill Creek, Shorty Creek, Spring Creek, Thunder Bird Creek, Upper Willow Creek, Wasilla Creek, West Fork, West Fork Grubstake Creek, West Fork Sawmill Creek,

Routes:

April Bowl Trail, Arch Prospect Trail, Assay Spur Trail, Bear Point Trail, Blueberry Knoll Trail, Gold Cord Lake Trail, Gold Mint Trail, Hard Rock 2 Trail, Hard Rock Trail, Hatcher Pass Snowmobile Trail, Hatcher Pass Snowmobile Trail 1, Hatcher Pass Snowmobile Trail 2, Hatcher Pass Winter Maintenance Trail, Independence Mine Trail, Marmot Mountain Trail, Martin Mill Trail, Mill Loop Trail, Mount Eklutna Trail, Peters Valley Trail, Ptarmigan Valley Trail, Rae-Wallace Mine Trail, Reed Lakes Trail, Snow Trail to Lodge, Thunderbird Falls Trail,

Valleys:

Grubstake Gulch, West Fork Grubstake Gulch, Wet Gulch,

Cities:

Birchwood, Chugiak, Cottonwood, Eklutna, Gateway, Lucky Shot Landing, Matanuska, Meadow Lakes, Peters Creek, Tanaina,

Waterfalls:

Thunder Bird Falls,