Claim Point, Chrome Bay

Claim Point, Chrome Bay

Chrome is an abandoned mining camp located on the Kenai Peninsula, on the west shore of Chrome Bay, about 17 miles (27 km) south-southwest of Seldovia, Alaska. The mining camp was named for its association with the nearby chrome ore mine on Claim Point which began...
Oldmans Bay, Kalgin Island

Oldmans Bay, Kalgin Island

Oldmans Bay is about 3 miles (4.8 km) across, located on the southwestern coast of Kalgin Island in Cook Inlet, 55 miles (89 km) northwest of Homer and 30 miles (48 km) west-southwest of Kenai, Alaska. The local name was first reported in 1958 by the U.S. Geological...
Yukon Island, Kachemak Bay

Yukon Island, Kachemak Bay

Yukon Island is about 1.5 miles (2.4 km) long, located on the southeastern shore of Kachemak Bay, 9 miles (14.5 km) south of Homer, Alaska. The island was named by William Healey Dall in 1880 for the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey schooner Yukon. The island is heavily...
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