Homer Barge Basin, Kachemak Bay

Homer Barge Basin, Kachemak Bay

The Homer Marine Terminal barge basin is located on the northeast side of the Homer Spit approximately 0.5 miles (0.8 km) northwest of the Dudiak Fishing Lagoon, about 2 miles (3.2 km) southeast of Mariner Lagoon and 4 miles (6.5 km) southeast of Homer, Alaska. The...
Point Pogibshi, Kachemak Bay

Point Pogibshi, Kachemak Bay

Point Pogibshi is a prominent flat-topped grassy headland about 50 feet (15 m) high with rocky sides, about 1.5 miles (2.4 km) northeast of Dangerous Cape, and 6 miles (10 km) west-southwest of Seldovia, Alaska. The name is from the Russian for “Point...
China Poot Creek, Kachemak Bay

China Poot Creek, Kachemak Bay

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 Tsayehq’at, meaning...
Nubble Point, Kasitsna Bay

Nubble Point, Kasitsna Bay

Kasitsna Bay is formed by MacDonald Spit that connects the mainland to Nubble Point on the Kenai Peninsula, about 11 miles (18 km) south of Homer and 6.5 miles (10.5 km) northeast of Seldovia, Alaska. The name is from the Dena’ina Athabascan word “k’tsits’ena” for...
Gull Island, Kachemak Bay

Gull Island, Kachemak Bay

Gull Island is about 633 feet (193 m) long and 93 feet (28 m) high, located at the entrance to Peterson Bay, along the southeast shore of Kachemak Bay, and about 8 miles (13 km) southeast of Homer, Alaska. The name was first reported in 1895 by William Healey Dall...