Queen Charlotte, Graham Island

Queen Charlotte, Graham Island

Go to Queen Charlotte The village of Queen Charlotte is located on Skidegate Inlet, about 54 miles (87 km) south of Masset and 11 miles (18 km) west of Sandspit, British Columbia. The inlet is at the southern end of Graham Island, the largest island in the Haida Gwaii...
Beatson Copper Mine, Latouche Island

Beatson Copper Mine, Latouche Island

Go to Beatson Mine Latouche is an abandoned mining community for the Beatson Mine, on Latouche Island in Prince William Sound, about 82 miles (132 km) southwest of Cordova and 57 miles (92 km) southeast of Whittier, Alaska. A post office was established here in 1905...
Princess Kathleen, Lena Point

Princess Kathleen, Lena Point

Go to Lena Point Lena Point is at the south entrance to Lena Cove on Favorite Channel, about 63 miles (102 km) south-southeast of Haines and 14 miles (23 km) northwest of Juneau, Alaska. Lena Point was named in 1880 by Commander L.A. Beardslee of USS Jamestown. At the...
Russian Gulch, Mendocino Coast

Russian Gulch, Mendocino Coast

Go to Russian Gulch Russian Gulch is a ravine located in Russian Gulch State Park, about 2 miles (3.3 km) north of Mendocino and 7 miles (11 km) south of Fort Bragg, California. The name was given to the area by U.S. government surveyors in honor of the Russian fur...
Petrified Forest, Unga Strait

Petrified Forest, Unga Strait

Go to Petrified Forest Petrified logs and stumps are exposed along the eroding northern shore of Unga Island, about 64 miles (103 km) northeast of King Cove and 11 miles (18 km) northwest of Sand Point, Alaska. Unga Island is the largest of the 20 islands in the...