Information About

Peterson Bay

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Peterson Bay on The Map

Location

59 ° 34' 49" N,
151 ° 16' 44" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Uses

Peterson Bay in Detail.

About

on E shore of Kachemak Bay, on Kenai Peninsula, 9 mi. SE of Homer, Chugach Ms.

History

Local name reported by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) or U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in the 1940's.

Places Near Peterson Bay
Bars:

Archimandritof Shoals, Aurora Spit, Glacier Spit, Glacier Spit, Homer Spit, Lancashire Rocks, McKeon Rock,

Bays:

Aurora Lagoon, China Poot Bay, Coal Bay, Halibut Cove, Halibut Cove Lagoon, Kachemak Bay, Little Tutka Bay, Mallard Bay, Mud Bay, Neptune Bay, Peterson Bay, Rosies Bight, Rustys Lagoon, Sadie Cove, San Juan Cove, Silver Creek, Tutka Bay, Tutka Bay Lagoon,

Beaches:

Shingle Beach,

Capes:

Anisom Point, Coal Point, Peterson Point,

Channels:

Eldred Passage, The Narrows,

Flats:

Beaver Creek Flats, McKeon Flats,

Glaciers:

Doroshin Glacier, Southern Glacier,

Islands:

Aleutika Island, Bear Island, Cohen Island, Grass Island, Gull Island, Ismailof Island, Mermaid Island, San Juan, San Juan Island, Sixty-foot Rock, Yukon Island,

Lakes:

China Poot Lake, Lampert Lake,

Mountains:

Bald Mountain, Lookout Mountain,

Parks:

Mariner Park,

Rivers:

Windy River, Wosnesenski River,

Streams:

Cottonwood Creek, Eastland Creek, Falls Creek, Fritz Creek, Grewingk Creek, Halibut Creek, Humpy Creek, Jakolof Creek, McNeil Creek, Palmer 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, Grace Ridge Trail, Grewingk Glacier Trail, Hatchery Trail, Humpy Creek Trail, Lagoon Trail, Mallard Bay Trail, Moose Valley Cabin Trail, Moose Valley Trail, North Sadie Knob Trail, Poot Peak North Trail, Poot Peak South Trail, Poot Peak Summit Trail, Rusty's Lagoon Trail, Saddle Trail, Sadie Cove Landing Trail, Sadie Knob Spur Trail, Sea Star Cove Cabin Trail, South Sadie Knob Trail, Tutka Lake Trail, West Cabin Trail, Wosnesenski River Trail,

Valleys:

Bear Canyon, McNeil Canyon, Neilson Canyon, Thurston Canyon, Waterman Canyon,

Cities:

Aurora (historical), Fritz Creek, Halibut Cove, Kachemak City, Millers Landing,