Lake Spenard is a physical feature (lake) in Anchorage Borough. The primary coordinates for Lake Spenard places it within the AK 99517 ZIP Code delivery area.
|Feature Name:||Lake Spenard|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||at head of Hood Canal, 3.1 mi. SW of Anchorage, Cook Inlet Low.|
|History:||Originally known as Jeter Lake after Thomas Jeter, homesteader. Renamed in 1916 by Joseph A. Spenard, who homesteaded 160 acres including the lake, where he planned to develop a summer resort. The Anchorage Times reported the name on August 24, 1916. (Alaska Sportsman, 2/1958)|
Note that you do not have the right to enter private property without the owner's permission. You do have a right to access goverment property that is open to the general public. The GNIS Feature Detail Report for Lake Spenard does not include property ownership information.
(3.1 miles NNE)
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