Princess Kathleen, Lena Point

Princess Kathleen, Lena Point

Go to Lena Point Lena Point is at the south entrance to Lena Cove on Favorite Channel, about 63 miles (102 km) south-southeast of Haines and 14 miles (23 km) northwest of Juneau, Alaska. Lena Point was named in 1880 by Commander L.A. Beardslee of USS Jamestown. At the...
Point Franklin, Peard Bay

Point Franklin, Peard Bay

Go to Point Franklin Point Franklin is between Peard Bay and the Chukchi Sea, about 54 miles (87 km) southwest of Utqiaġvik and 33 miles (53 km) northeast of Wainwright, Alaska. Captain Frederick William Beechey, of the Royal Navy, named the cape in 1826 after Arctic...
Admiralty Trading Company, Gambier Bay

Admiralty Trading Company, Gambier Bay

Go to Gambier Bay The Admiralty Trading Company built a cannery in 1911 on the northern shore of Gambier Bay, on the east coast of Admiralty Island, about 60 miles (97 km) northwest of Petersburg and 23 miles (37 km) east of Angoon, Alaska. The bay was named after...
Yaquina Bay Light, Newport

Yaquina Bay Light, Newport

Go to Yaquina Bay Light Yaquina Bay Light is located on the north shore of the entrance to Yaquina Bay, about 40 miles (65 km) west of Corvallis and 1 mile (1.6 km) southwest of Newport, Oregon. Yaquina Bay is an estuary of the Yaquina River, approximately 2048 acres...