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La Jenelle, Silver Strand

La Jenelle was a passenger ship that went aground in 1970 on Silver Strand at Port Hueneme, a sandy beach about 1 mile (1.6 km) long and 450 feet(140 m) wide, 3.3 miles (5.3 km) south of Oxnard and 33 miles (53 km) southeast of Santa Barbara, California.

Dakavak Bay, Katmai National Park and Preserve

Dakavak Bay is an embayment on the east coast of the Alaska Peninsula about 16 miles (26 km) southeast of Mount Katmai, Alaska.

Rabbit Creek, Imik Lagoon

Rabbit Creek starts in the Mulgrave Hills and flows southwest for 23 miles (37 km) to the Chukchi Sea south of Imik Lagoon, about 96 miles (155 km) southeast of Point Hope and 53 miles (85 km) northwest of Kotzebue, Alaska. 

Divers Cove, Laguna Beach

Divers Cove is a small embayment with a beach at the west end of Heisler Park, about 9.3 miles (15 km) southeast of Newport Beach and 0.7 miles (1.1 km) northwest of Laguna Beach, California

Proposal Rock, Neskowin Creek

Proposal Rock is at the mouth of the Neskowin Creek, about 10 miles (16 km) north-northeast of Lincoln City and 0.5 miles (0.8 km) south-southwest of the community of Neskowin, Oregon.

Cross Island, Beaufort Sea

Cross Island is an Arctic barrier island, about 2 miles (3.2 km) long, and 12 miles (19.4 km) north of Anxiety Point, between McClure and Midway Islands, on the Beaufort Sea coast, 24 miles (40 km) north-northeast of Deadhorse, Alaska.

Cape Sebastian, Gold Beach

Cape Sebastian is 6.7 miles (10.8 km) south of Gold Beach, and about 3 miles (4.8 km) north of the Pistol River, Oregon.

Salishan Spit, Lincoln City

Salishan Spit separates the Pacific Ocean from Siletz Bay and is located 2.5 miles (4 km) south of Lincoln City and 3 miles (4.8 km) north of Gleneden Beach, Oregon.

Point of the Arches, Olympic National Park

Point of the Arches and the adjacent Shi Shi Beach represent a unique section of shoreline located at the edge of the Olympic National Park.

Nunagiak, Point Belcher

Nunagiak is an abandoned village at Point Belcher that dates to the prehistorical Thule culture, located about 78 miles (126 km) southwest of Utquiagvik and 15 miles (24 km) northeast of Wainwright, Alaska.

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Solivik Island, Utukok Pass

Solivik Island, Utukok Pass

Solivik Island is a barrier island that extends southwest for 16.5 miles (27 km) from Icy Cape Pass to Utukok Pass and forms the northern portion of Kasegaluk Lagoon, about 69 miles (111 km) southwest of Wainwright and 28 miles (45 km) north-northeast of Point Lay, Alaska.

Titlow Lagoon, Titlow Beach Marine Preserve

Titlow Lagoon, Titlow Beach Marine Preserve

Titlow Lagoon is a tidal wetland undergoing restoration at Titlow Beach Park and is part of the Titlow Beach Marine Preserve, about 5.8 miles (9.4 km) south-southeast of Gig Harbor and 5.3 miles (8.5 km) west of downtown Tacoma, Washington.

Lawson’s Landing, Sand Point

Lawson’s Landing, Sand Point

Lawson’s Landing is a recreational campground on 75 acres (30 ha) in the Tomales Dunes Complex on Sand Point, about 20 miles (32 km) southwest of Santa Rosa and 1 mile (1.6 km) south of Dillion, California.

Point Possession, Cook Inlet

Point Possession, Cook Inlet

Point Possession is a headland on the northern shore of the Kenai Peninsula near the junction of Cook Inlet and Turnagain Arm, about 44 miles (71 km) northeast of Kenai and 20 miles (32 km) southwest of Anchorage, Alaska.

Gambell, Northwest Cape

Gambell, Northwest Cape

Gambell is a community on Northwest Cape, at the northwest tip of Saint Lawrence Island, about 196 miles (316 km) southwest of Nome, Alaska, and 62 miles (100 km) southeast of Provideniya, Russia.

Wilder Ranch, Natural Bridges State Marine Reserve

Wilder Ranch, Natural Bridges State Marine Reserve

Wilder Ranch is a California State Park that was formerly a dairy farm, and many of the buildings have been restored for use as a museum, located about 59 miles (95 km) south-southeast of San Francisco and 3 miles (5 km) southwest of Santa Cruz, California.

Nunagiak, Point Belcher

Nunagiak, Point Belcher

Nunagiak is an abandoned village at Point Belcher that dates to the prehistorical Thule culture, located about 78 miles (126 km) southwest of Utquiagvik and 15 miles (24 km) northeast of Wainwright, Alaska.

Kashvik Bay, Cape Kubugakli

Kashvik Bay, Cape Kubugakli

Cape Kubugakli is a prominent headland on Shelikof Strait that forms the southwest coast of Kashvik Bay and marks the southern coastal boundary of Katmai National Park and Preserve, about 98 miles (158 km) west-northwest of Kodiak and 75 miles (121 km) southeast of King Salmon, Alaska.

Jabbertown, Point Hope

Jabbertown, Point Hope

Jabbertown is a historical shore whaling station on the Chukchi Sea coast, about 150 miles (242 km) northwest of Kotzebue and 2.5 miles (4 km) southeast of Point Hope, also known as Tigara, Alaska.

Dillon Beach, Bodega Bay

Dillon Beach, Bodega Bay

Dillon Beach is a community located on Bodega Bay near the mouth of Tomales Bay, about 19 miles (31 km) southwest of Santa Rosa and 15 miles (24 km) northwest of Point Reyes Station, California.

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