Lake Elsa

This lake was originally called Snakeden by the Bowmans. Robert Simon renamed it Lake Elsa after his mother. Here are some early pictures of the area while the lake was under construction. See if this helps you to identify the current name of the lake.

Site of Lake Elsa in 1974

Site of Lake Elsa in 1976

The answer will be revealed on the next page with a copy of a USGS map created in 1973. Since this is a large map it may take some time to download.