Drew Point, Smith Bay

Drew Point, Smith Bay

Drew Point is on the Beaufort Sea coast and is the eastern point defining the entrance to Smith Bay, about 81 miles (131 Km) northwest of Nuiqsut and 70 miles (113 km) southeast of Utqiagvik, Alaska. On July 28, 1837, Thomas Simpson named the point after Richard Drew,...
Hubbard Glacier, Disenchantment Bay

Hubbard Glacier, Disenchantment Bay

Hubbard Glacier originates in icefields at an elevation of around 11,000 feet (3,400 m) in the Canadian Yukon and flows about 76 miles (122 km) to its terminus in Disenchantment Bay, about 220 miles (355 km) east-southeast of Cordova and 32 air miles (52 km)...
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...