Information About

Wolf Lake

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 32' 2.449" N,
132 ° 36' 29.294" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

1099 ft (334.98 m)

Uses

Wolf Lake in Detail.

About

On Prince of Wales Island, 8 mi W of Kasaan.

History

Named in 1956 by C. L. Sainsbury, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), because of "the large number of wolves that live near the lake and prey upon the beaver in the numerous small ponds near Wolf Lake."