Drug Island is an island in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska, in the United States.[1] Drug Island is about 200 feet (61 m) across.[2]

Drug Island was named in 1920, but it is unclear why the name "Drug Island" was applied to this island.[3]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Drug Island
  2. ^ Orth, Donald J. (1967). Dictionary of Alaska Place Names. U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 285.
  3. ^ ""Alcohol And Drug Abuse Lake" Is An Actual Place. No, Really". Marijuana Moment. Retrieved 2 July 2019.

Coordinates: 54°57′55″N 131°24′45″W / 54.96528°N 131.41250°W / 54.96528; -131.41250