S part of Whale Bay, on SE coast of Baranof I., Alex. Arch. 0.7 mile wide.
Named on June 23, 1787, by Captain George Dixon for Sir Joseph Banks, President of the Royal Society (Wagner, 1937, p. 375). Capt Tebenkov (1852, map 8), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN) published the name "Z(aliv) Zakrytoy" meaning "closed bay, " for this feature.
Port Banks, Byron Bay, Close Bay, Crawfish Inlet, Dorothy Cove, Great Arm, Great Arm Whale Bay, Jamboree Bay, Necker Bay, Rakovoi Bay, Sandy Bay, Secluded Bay, Small Arm, Snipe Bay, Still Harbor, Toy Harbor, Whale Bay, Yamani Cove,