A herring saltery was located at Cliff Falls, the outlet for Cliff Lake at the head of Deep Cove, an embayment on the east coast of Baranof Island, about 41 miles (66 km) south-southeast of Sitka and 17.5 miles (28 km) north-northwest of Port Armstrong, Alaska.
Beaver Falls Creek is on Revillagigedo Island, on the western shore of George Inlet, 5.3 miles (8.5 km) northeast of Ketchikan, Alaska.
Kasnyku Falls is a waterfall located between Kasnyku Lake and Waterfall Cove on the northeast coast of Baranof Island, 7 miles (11 km) north of the community of Baranof and 20 miles (32 km) northeast of Sitka, Alaska. Kasnyku Lake is 1.7 miles (2.7 km) long and named...
Cascade Bay is an estuary that extends southeast for 1.5 miles (2.4 km) to Eaglek Bay in Prince William Sound, about 32 miles (51.5 km) northeast of Whittier, Alaska.
Alamere Falls is a waterfall in Point Reyes National Seashore, about 0.4 mile (0.6 km) north of Double POint and 6.5 miles (10 km) northwest of Bolinas, California.
Kirschner Lake is about 1 mile (1.6 km) across, located 5 miles (8 km) east of Big Hill and 18 miles (29 km) west of Augustine Island, in the Aleutian Range along Kamishak Bay, Alaska.
The Hidden Falls Fish Hatchery is located on the east side of Baranof Island, at the head of Kasnyku Bay off Chatham Strait, approximately 22 miles (35.5 km) northeast of Sitka, Alaska. Hidden Falls is the outlet to Hidden Falls Lake, located adjacent to and above the...
McWay Falls cascades 80 feet (24 m) directly into the ocean at high tide on the coast of Big Sur in Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, about 37 miles (60 km) south of Carmel, California.
Rookery Falls is located on the northern shore of Passage Canal, about 1.2 miles (1.9 km) northwest of Whittier, Alaska.
Port Walter is a deep and narrow embayment about 3.7 miles (6 km) long on the southeast coast of Baranof Island, Alaska
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