Akaitcho Lake

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Akaitcho Lake
Akaitcho Lake is located in Nunavut
Akaitcho Lake
Akaitcho Lake
Location in Nunavut
Location Kitikmeot Region, Nunavut
Coordinates 66°32′N 115°40′W / 66.533°N 115.667°W / 66.533; -115.667 (Akaitcho Lake)Coordinates: 66°32′N 115°40′W / 66.533°N 115.667°W / 66.533; -115.667 (Akaitcho Lake)
Primary inflows Coppermine River
Basin countries Canada

Akaitcho Lake is a natural lake in the Kitikmeot Region, Nunavut, Canada. It is fed by the Coppermine River.

The lake is named after Akaitcho, Chief of the Yellowknives.[1]


  1. ^ Canada Indian and Northern Affairs (1974). "North = Nord". 21. Ottawa: Northern Administrative Branch, Dept. of Northern Affairs and National Resources: 31.