Great Slave Lake is the deepest lake in North America at 614 meters.
Great Slave Lake is a lake that holds up to 1,560 km3 of water, reaching a maximum depth of 614 meters. The lake also covers 27,000 km2 in surface area.
It spans 480 km on its length. Countries along its shoreline in North America: Canada.
The name 'Great Slave' is derived from the Slavey Indians, which were one of the indigenous Athapaskan tribes living on its southern shores in the mid-18th century.
Compare Great Slave Lake with Southern Indian Lake from Canada.