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McWay Falls, Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

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.

Baranof, Warm Springs Bay

Baranof is located on Warm Springs Bay on the east side of Baranof Island, about 20 air miles east of Sitka, and just off of Chatham Strait. Baranof Island is in the northern Alexander Archipelago of Southeast Alaska.

Rookery Falls, Passage Canal

Rookery Falls is located on the northern shore of Passage Canal, about 1.2 miles (1.9 km) northwest of Whittier, Alaska.

Kirschner Lake, Kamishak Bay

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.

Kashteen Peninsula, Tsaa Fjord

The Kashteen Peninsula is located in Icy Bay and is emerging from under the retreating Guyot Glacier, about 149 miles (240 km) east-southeast of Cordova and 73 miles (118 km) northwest of Yakutat, Alaska.

Hidden Falls Hatchery, Kasnyku Bay

CThe 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...

Kasnyku Falls, Waterfall Cove

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...

Deep Cove Saltery, Baranof Island

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.

Tutka Bay Falls, Kachemak Bay

Tutka Bay Falls cascades from the steep mountains of the Kenai Peninsula on the north shore and near the head of Tutka Bay, about 18 miles (29 km) southeast of Homer and 15 miles (24 km) east of Seldovia, Alaska.

Sahlin Falls, Sheep Bay

Sahlin Falls is a waterfall of Sahlin Creek on the northern shore of Sheep Bay, 13 miles (21 km) northwest of Cordova, and 33 miles (53 km) southeast of Valdez, Alaska.

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Hidden Falls Hatchery, Kasnyku Bay

Hidden Falls Hatchery, Kasnyku Bay

CThe 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...

McWay Falls, Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

McWay Falls, Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

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, Passage Canal

Rookery Falls, Passage Canal

Rookery Falls is located on the northern shore of Passage Canal, about 1.2 miles (1.9 km) northwest of Whittier, Alaska.

Taz Basin, Granite Island

Taz Basin, Granite Island

Taz Basin is a small cove, on the west coast of Granite Island, about 35 miles (56 km) southwest of Seward, Alaska.

Baranof, Warm Springs Bay

Baranof, Warm Springs Bay

Baranof is located on Warm Springs Bay on the east side of Baranof Island, about 20 air miles east of Sitka, and just off of Chatham Strait. Baranof Island is in the northern Alexander Archipelago of Southeast Alaska.

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