Coal Point, Homer Spit

Coal Point, Homer Spit

Coal Point is at the tip of the Homer Spit, located on the Kenai Peninsula, 15 miles (24 km) northeast of Seldovia and 5.7 miles (9 km) southeast of Homer, Alaska. The name is an 1881 translation by the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey of the Russian “Mys...
Cape Scott, Vancouver Island

Cape Scott, Vancouver Island

Cape Scott is a promontory about 500 feet (150 m) high at the extreme northwestern point of Vancouver Island, 261 miles (421 km) northwest of the city of Vancouver, and 41 miles (66 km) west of Port Hardy, British Columbia. The promontory was discovered and named in...