Lost Lake (California)

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Lost Lake
Location of Lost Lake in California, USA.
Location of Lost Lake in California, USA.
Lost Lake
Location of Lost Lake in California, USA.
Location of Lost Lake in California, USA.
Lost Lake
LocationDesolation Wilderness
El Dorado County, California
Coordinates38°51′38″N 120°05′51″W / 38.8605°N 120.0974°W / 38.8605; -120.0974Coordinates: 38°51′38″N 120°05′51″W / 38.8605°N 120.0974°W / 38.8605; -120.0974
Basin countriesUnited States
Surface area0.7 ha (1.7 acres)
Average depth1.9 m (6.2 ft)
Water volume12,500 m3 (10.1 acre⋅ft)
Surface elevation2,475 m (8,120 ft)
FrozenNovember–June
ReferencesU.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Lost Lake

Lost Lake is a lake in the Desolation Wilderness in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, south of Lake Tahoe in El Dorado County, California, United States.

Not to be confused with Lost Lake Resort, which is near the Colorado River. Also not to be confused with the 'Lost Lake' off the Cajon Pass, also in California.

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