Information About

Anchor Point

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Anchor Point on The Map

Location

59 ° 46' 43" N,
151 ° 51' 51" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Elevation

20 ft (6.1 m)

Uses

Anchor Point in Detail.

About

On the W coast of Kenai Peninsula, 15 mi NW of Homer, Cook Inlet Low.

History

Named by Captain Cook, Royal Navy (RN), (1785, v. 2, p. 353) because he lost an anchor off the point when he was exploring the area in 1778.