Elfin Cove, Chichagof Island

Elfin Cove, Chichagof Island

Elfin Cove is a small embayment, originally called the Gunk Hole, located on the west coast of the Inian Peninsula of Chichagof Island, about 80 miles (129 km) west of Juneau and 34 miles (55 km) northwest of Hoonah, Alaska. The community of Elfin Cove is at the head...
Kachemak Selo, Fox River Flats

Kachemak Selo, Fox River Flats

Kachemak Selo is a small community at the head of Kachemak Bay near the Fox River Flats on the Kenai Peninsula, about 9 miles (14.5 km) northeast of Fritz Creek and 20 miles (32 km) northeast of Homer, Alaska. The community is one of several settlements of Russian Old...
Cross Island, Beaufort Sea

Cross Island, Beaufort Sea

Cross Island is an Arctic barrier island, about 2 miles (3.2 km) long, located between McClure and Midway Islands on the Beaufort Sea coast, about 74 miles (119 km) northeast of Nuiqsut and 24 miles (40 km) north-northeast of Deadhorse, Alaska. The island was named in...
Snug Harbor, Chisik Island

Snug Harbor, Chisik Island

Snug Harbor is a former cannery located along a bight on the west coast of Chisik Island, at the southern end of Tuxedni Channel, on the western shore of Cook Inlet, about 51 miles (82 km) northwest of Homer and 56 miles (90 km) southwest of Kenai, Alaska. Chisik...