The bay is a long inlet stretching through tundra; its shoreline measures in length. The elevation is above sea level. It is fed by the Sila River. North Lake, South Lake, Brown Lake, and Ford Lake are nearby.
<gallery>Image:Sila Lodge 1996-07-24.jpg|Sila Lodge, Wager Bay, July 1996Image:Eisbär 1996-07-23.jpg|Polar bear on ice flow,<br />Wager Bay, July 1996Image:Erignathus barbatus 1996-08-04.jpg|Bearded seal on ice flow,<br />Wager Bay, July 1996Image:Sila River & Wager Bay 1996-07-26.jpg|Sila River and Wager Bay, July 1996</gallery>