Information About

Halutu Peninsula

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 19' 0" N,
135 ° 24' 0" W

Region

Haines

Elevation

16 ft (4.88 m)

Uses

Halutu Peninsula in Detail.

About

Between Taiyasanka Harbor and Yaiya Inlet. Expends from Parsons Peak to Tiaya Point on Chilkoot Inlet, 3 mi. W of Skagway, Coast Mountains. 14 miles long.

History

Tlingit Indian name, "Haluta" meaning "promontory," reported by James McGuire, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), in 1923. The entire projection was called "Daye-Halutu" by the Tlingit Indians.

Places Near Halutu Peninsula
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,

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:

A B Mountain, Face Mountain, Mount Harding, Mount Riley, Mount Ripinski, Twin Dewey Peaks, Mount Villard,

Parks:

Chilkat State Park, Chilkoot Lake State Recreation Area,

Ridges:

Halutu Ridge, Ziskokadlo,

Rivers:

Chilkat River, East Fork Skagway River, Ferebee River, Katzehin 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, West 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:

Pitchfork Falls, Reid Falls,