Information About

Halibut Cove

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 35' 57" N,
151 ° 11' 8" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Uses

Halibut Cove in Detail.

About

on E shore of Kachemak Bay, Kenai Peninsula, 12 mi. ESE of Homer, Chugach Mts. 3 miles wide.

History

Named by W. H. Dall, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), in 1880.

Places Near Halibut Cove
Bars:

Aurora Spit, Glacier Spit, Glacier Spit, McKeon Rock,

Bays:

Aurora Lagoon, Bear Cove, China Poot Bay, Halibut Cove, Halibut Cove Lagoon, Kachemak Bay, Mallard Bay, Neptune Bay, Peterson Bay, Rosies Bight, Rustys Lagoon, Sadie Cove, Silver Creek,

Capes:

Peterson Point,

Channels:

The Narrows,

Flats:

McKeon Flats,

Glaciers:

Doroshin Glacier, Southern Glacier,

Islands:

Bear Island, Chugachik Island, Gull Island, Ismailof Island, Pedersen Island,

Lakes:

China Poot Lake, Circle Lake, Loon Lake, Packwood Lake, Snowshoe Lake,

Mountains:

Bald Mountain,

Rivers:

Fox River, Martin River, Wosnesenski River,

Streams:

Battle Creek, Cottonwood Creek, Eastland Creek, Falls Creek, Fox Creek, Fritz Creek, Grewingk Creek, Halibut Creek, Humpy Creek, McNeil Creek, Moose Creek, Quiet Creek, Stonehocker Creek, Swift Creek,

Routes:

Alpine Ridge Trail, China Poot Lake Cabin Trail, China Poot Lake Trail, Coalition Loop Trail, Coalition Trail, Emerald Lake Camp Trail, Emerald Lake Spur Trail, Emerald Lake Trail, Estuary Trail, Glacier Lake Trail, Goat Rope Spur Trail, Grewingk Glacier Trail, Humpy Creek Trail, Lagoon Trail, Mallard Bay Trail, Moose Valley Cabin Trail, Moose Valley Trail, Poot Peak North Trail, Poot Peak South Trail, Poot Peak Summit Trail, Rusty's Lagoon Trail, Saddle Trail, Sea Star Cove Cabin Trail, Tutka Lake Trail, West Cabin Trail, Wosnesenski River Trail,

Valleys:

McNeil Canyon, Thurston Canyon,

Cities:

Aurora (historical), Fritz Creek, Halibut Cove, Kachemak Silo,