Information About

Farallon Bay

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Farallon Bay on The Map

Location

55 ° 11' 34" N,
133 ° 5' 38" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Farallon Bay in Detail.

About

extends W off Tlevak Strait, on E coast of Dall I., Alex. Arch. 1.2 miles long.

History

Spanish word meaning "rock (or cliff) in the sea;" given in 1907 by E. F. Dickins, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS). This feature was called "South Bay" in 1881 by H. E. Nichols, U.S. Navy (USN), See Kekur Island.

Places Near Farallon Bay
Archipelagos:

Diver Islands, Lively Islands, McFarland Islands, Nichols Islands,

Areas:

Millar Rocks, The Sentinels,

Bars:

Low Rock,

Bays:

Port Caldera, Port Estrella, Port Refugio, Baldy Bay, Big Bay, Bobs Bay, Breezy Bay, Camp Cove, Coco Harbor, Crab Trap Cove, Diver Bay, Farallon Bay, Fisherman Cove, Foul Bay, Goat Mouth Inlet, Green Inlet, Hole-in-the-Wall, Hook Arm, Manhattan Arm, Manhattan Arm Sea Otter Harbor, North Bay, Sakie Bay, Sea Otter Harbor, Soda Bay, Soda Bay, Trocadero Bay, View Cove, Windy Cove,

Capes:

Point Miliflores, Point Providence, Point Saint Sebastian, Point Batan, Point Bocas, Point Iphigenia, Point Lomas, Boreas Point, Bruin Point, Canoe Point, Cape Empinado, Cape Flores, Cape Lookout, Cayman Point, Clear Point, Diver Point, Eagle Point, Eolus Point, Francis Point, Halibut Nose, Hassler Point, Juel Point, Natalia Point, Perlas Point, Punta Gorda, Punta Maria Antonia, Punta Noriega, Punta Palmito, Reef Point, Sakie Point, Point San Antonio, Solyanka Point, Tranquil Point, Turn Point, Point Verde, Way Point, Welcome Point, Whisker Point,

Channels:

Meares Passage, North Pass, Tlevak Narrows, Tlevak Strait, Ulloa Channel,

Cliffs:

High Point,

Dams:

Waterfall Dam,

Islands:

Black Rock, Block Island, Bush Islets, Camp Island, Canas Island, Channel Island, Clam Island, Corlies Islands, Devil Island, Diver Rocks, Entrance Island, Entrance Island, Fishhook Island, Fort Islet, Gate Island, Goat Island, Guide Island, Horseshoe Island, Joe Island, Ladrones Islands, Lone Tree Island, Madre de Dios Island, Meares Island, Middle Island, Midway Island, Natalia Island, Nellag Island, Passage Island, Profit Island, Reef Island, Reef Islands, Ridge Island, Round Island, San Adrian Island, San Juanito Island, Sangao Island, The Sentinels, Shelikof Island, Snag Island, Table Rock, Ulloa Island, Unlucky Island,

Lakes:

Devil Lake, Little Devil Lake, Manhattan Lake, Lake Welcome,

Mountains:

Bear Mountain, Cone Mountain, Squaw Mountain, Thunder Mountain, White Mountain,

Mountain Passes:

North Pass Sukkwan Strait,

Pillars:

Turn Rock,

Streams:

Soda Creek,

Routes:

Canoe Point Trail,

Cities:

Waterfall,