Drew Point, Smith Bay

Drew Point, Smith Bay

Go to Drew Point Drew Point is on the Beaufort Sea coast and is the eastern point defining the entrance to Smith Bay, about 81 miles (131 Km) northwest of Nuiqsut and 70 miles (113 km) southeast of Utqiagvik, Alaska. On July 28, 1837, Thomas Simpson named the point...
Pillar Point, Half Moon Bay

Pillar Point, Half Moon Bay

Go to Pillar Point Pillar Point is a prominent headland forming Half Moon Bay, located about 20 miles (32 km) south-southwest of San Francisco and 4 miles (6.5 km) northwest of the community of Half Moon Bay, California. The headland has cliffs with an elevation of...
Hubbard Glacier, Disenchantment Bay

Hubbard Glacier, Disenchantment Bay

Go to Hubbard Glacier Hubbard Glacier originates in icefields at an elevation of around 11,000 feet (3,400 m) in the Canadian Yukon and flows about 76 miles (122 km) to its terminus in Disenchantment Bay, about 220 miles (355 km) east-southeast of Cordova and 32 air...
China Poot Creek, Kachemak Bay

China Poot Creek, Kachemak Bay

Go to China Poot Creek China Poot Creek is located on the southeastern shore of Kachemak Bay, on the Kenai Peninsula, about 19 miles (31 km) northeast of Seldovia and 13 miles (21 km) southeast of Homer, Alaska. A historical Dena’ina village was located here called...