Eldred Rock Light, Lynn Canal

Eldred Rock Light, Lynn Canal

Go to Eldred Rock Eldred Rock is located in Lynn Canal, about 2.7 miles (4.4 km) southeast of Kataguni Island, and 55 miles (89 km) northwest of Juneau, Alaska. The rock was named in 1880 by Marcus Baker for his wife, Sarah Eldred. According to Dr. Arthur Krause, the...
Red River Chert, Kodiak Island

Red River Chert, Kodiak Island

Go to Red River The Red River is a stream that flows south for about 4.5 miles (7 km) and enters Shelikof Strait 2 miles (3.2 km) east of Bumble Bay, about 80 miles (129 km) southwest of Kodiak and 6 miles (10 km) northwest of Ayakulik, Alaska. The name is a...
Point Barrow, Arctic Ocean

Point Barrow, Arctic Ocean

Go to Point Barrow Point Barrow is a narrow point of land between the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas, about 9.8 miles (16 km) northeast of Utqiaġvik, Alaska. This is the northernmost point in Alaska and was named by Captain Frederick William Beechey of the Royal Navy in...
Jude Island, Alaska Peninsula

Jude Island, Alaska Peninsula

Go to Jude Island Jude Island is about 0.2 miles (0.3 km) across and located off the Alaska Peninsula between Unga and Wosnesenski islands, about 48 miles (77 km) northeast of King Cove and 24 miles (39 km) west-southwest of Sand Point, Alaska. The island was named...
Stardust Bay, Sedanka Island

Stardust Bay, Sedanka Island

Go to Stardust Bay Stardust Bay is on the southeast coast of Sedanka Island, about 16 miles (26 km) southeast of Dutch Harbor, Alaska. Stardust Bay is named for a fishing vessel wrecked on the steep, high energy beach, at the head of a funnel-shaped embayment exposed...