National Geographic : 1959 Jul
Bathers at Lake Spenard Make the Most of Summer Temperatures at this resort near Anchorage reach the 80's while snow still caps surrounding moun tains. In winter the frozen lake becomes a ski-plane parking lot. Paper sun hats in the crowd suggest a Florida beach scene. Water skier churns the surface of Herring Cove, an arm of the Inside Passage near Ketchikan. Boats moored at the marina con tend with 20-foot tides. 76 OnArCWROMESBY MAC'S FOTOSERVICE (ABOVE) ANDTHOMASJ. ABERCROMBIE.NATIONALGEOGRAPHICSTAFF ) N.G.S.