Information About

Taiyasanka Harbor

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 18' 28" N,
135 ° 25' 37" W

Region

Haines

Uses

Taiyasanka Harbor in Detail.

About

at head of Chilkoot Inlet, 1 mi. NW of Taiya Point and 12 mi. SW of Skagway, Coast Mts.

History

Tlingit Indian name reported by Aurel and Arthur Krause (1883, map) as Dejahssanke. It is published by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in the 1891 Coast Pilot (p. 203) as Taiya Sahnka.

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Pictures of, from, or near Taiyasanka Harbor.

Places Near Taiyasanka Harbor
Bars:

Indian Rock, Jenkins Rock, Johnson Rock, McClellan Flats,

Bays:

Carrs Cove, Chilkat Inlet, Chilkoot Inlet, Kalhagu Cove, Kelgaya Bay, Letnikof Cove, Lutak Inlet, Mud Bay, Nahku Bay, Paradise Cove, Portage Cove, Pyramid Harbor, Shiyi Bay, Smugglers Cove, Taiya Inlet, Taiyasanka Harbor, Tanani Bay,

Beaches:

Tanani Beach, Tlegu Beach,

Capes:

Anchorage Point, Battery Point, Chilkat Peninsula, Dok Point, Dyea Point, False Battery Point, Glacier Point, Green Point, Halutu Peninsula, Kaskulu Point, Kelgaya Point, Lehunua Point, Low Point, Nukdik Point, Taiya Point, Tanani Point, Yakutania Point, Zimovia Point,

Cities:

Haines, Skagway,

Dams:

Haines Army Depot Water Supply Dam, Louie Nelson Homestead Dam, Lower Dewey Lake Forebay Dam, Lower Dewey Lake Number 1 Dam, Upper Dewey Lake Dam,

Fictional Places:

Cicely,

Glaciers:

Rainbow Glacier, Schubee Glacier, Villard Glacier,

Islands:

Kochu Island, Lehunua Island, Pyramid Island,

Lakes:

Black Lake, Chilkoot Lake, Devils Punch Bowl, Icy Lake, Lily Lake, Lost Lake, Lower Dewey Lake, Paradise Lake, Rustabach Lake, Rutzebeck Lake, Upper Dewey Lake,

Mountains:

Face Mountain, Mount Harding, Mount Riley, Mount Ripinski, Tukgahgo Mountain, Twin Dewey Peaks, Mount Villard,

Parks:

Chilkat State Park, Chilkoot Lake State Recreation Area,

Ridges:

Halutu Ridge, Ziskokadlo,

Rivers:

Chilkat River, Chilkoot River, East Fork Skagway River, Ferebee River, Katzehin River, Kicking Horse River, Skagway River, Taiya River,

Streams:

Burro Creek, Dayehas Creek, Dewey Creek, Haska Creek, Johnson Creek, Johnson Creek, Kasidaya Creek, Ludaseska Creek, Mink Creek, Nelson Creek, Porcupine Creek, Reid Creek, Shakuseyi Creek, Snyder Creek, Yeldagalga Creek,

Routes:

Mount Riley Trail, Battery Point Trail, Dewey Lakes and Devils Punch Bowl, Lower Dewey Lake Loop Trail, Mount Ripinsky and 7 Mile Saddle Trail, Nahku Portage, Reid Falls Trail, Seduction Point Trail, Skyline Trail, Sturgill's Landing Trail,

Valleys:

Ferebee Valley,

Cities:

Chilkoot (historical), Denver (historical), Gantegastaki (historical), Lutak, Mud Bay, Port Chilkoot, Rocky Point (historical), Tanani,

Waterfalls:

Reid Falls,