Information About

Thumb Cove

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 0' 24" N,
149 ° 18' 17" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Nearest City

Seward

Thumb Cove in Detail.

About

on W coast of Resurrection Peninsula, extends SW to Resurrection Bay, 8 mi. SE of Seward, Chugach Mts.

History

Named in 1906 by Andrew Braid, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS).

Places Near Thumb Cove
Bays:

Anchor Cove, Blying Sound, Day Harbor, Derby Cove, Driftwood Bay, Humpy Cove, Killer Bay, Marys Bay, Resurrection Bay, Safety Cove, Sunny Cove, Talus Bay, Thumb Cove,

Capes:

Caines Head, Callisto Head, Cape Resurrection, Fault Point, The Iron Door, Lowell Point, Race Point, Resurrection Peninsula, Sandspit Point, Tonsina Point,

Channels:

Eldorado Narrows, Harding Gateway,

Cities:

Seward,

Dams:

Lowell Creek Dam,

Glaciers:

Bear Lake Glacier, Glacier G210704E60136N, Glacier G210711E60126N, Glacier G210790E60102N, Godwin Glacier, Porcupine Glacier, Prospect Glacier, Spoon Glacier,

Islands:

Barwell Island, Fox Island, Hat Island, Hive Island, Marys Rock, Rugged Island, Twin Rocks,

Lakes:

The Lagoon, Bear Lake, First Lake, Grouse Lake, Little Bear Lake, Preachers Pond, Second Lake,

Mountains:

Mount Alice, Bear Mountain, Mount Benson, Callisto Peak, Mount Eva, Marathon Mountain, Tiehacker Mountain,

Parks:

Driftwood Bay State Marine Park, Safety Cove State Marine Park, Sandspit Point State Marine Park, Sunny Cove State Marine Park, Thumb Cove State Marine Park, Two Lakes Park,

Peaks:

Foundary Peak, Mount Jerry Dixon, Mount Mary, Santa Ana Peak,

Ridges:

Resurrection Peaks,

Rivers:

Resurrection River,

Streams:

Bear Creek, Box Canyon Creek, Clear Creek, Fourth of July Creek, Godwin Creek, Japanese Creek, Likes Creek, Lost Creek, Lowell Creek, Salmon Creek, Sawmill Creek, Scheffler Creek, Spring Creek, Spruce Creek, Tonsina Creek,

Routes:

Alpine Trail, Beach Access Trail, Caines Head Trail, Loop Trail, South Beach Trail,

Cities:

Bear Creek, Lowell Point, Woodrow,