Martins Beach, Half Moon Bay

Martins Beach, Half Moon Bay

Go to Martins Beach Martins Beach is a public beach and a private gated community, about 6 miles (10 km) south of the community of Half Moon Bay and 0.7 miles (1.1 km) southwest of Lobitos, California. Lobitos means ‘otters’ in Spanish and the historical...
Old Chenega Village, Chenega Island

Old Chenega Village, Chenega Island

Go to Old Chenega Old Chenega is an abandoned Chugach-Alutiiq Native village on the southern tip of Chenega Island, at the head of Chenega Cove, in Prince William Sound about 42 miles (68 km) southeast of Whittier and 15 miles (24 km) north-northwest of the village of...
Yaquina Bay Light, Newport

Yaquina Bay Light, Newport

Go to Yaquina Bay Light Yaquina Bay Light is located on the north shore of the entrance to Yaquina Bay, about 40 miles (65 km) west of Corvallis and 1 mile (1.6 km) southwest of Newport, Oregon. Yaquina Bay is an estuary of the Yaquina River, approximately 2048 acres...
Coal Point, Homer Spit

Coal Point, Homer Spit

Go to Coal Point Coal Point is at the tip of the Homer Spit, located on the Kenai Peninsula, 15 miles (24 km) northeast of Seldovia and 5.7 miles (9 km) southeast of Homer, Alaska. The name is an 1881 translation by the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey of the Russian...
Cape Scott, Vancouver Island

Cape Scott, Vancouver Island

Go to Cape Scott Cape Scott is a promontory about 500 feet (150 m) high at the extreme northwestern point of Vancouver Island, 261 miles (421 km) northwest of the city of Vancouver, and 41 miles (66 km) west of Port Hardy, British Columbia. The promontory was...