Information About

Khaz Head

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 31' 41" N,
136 ° 0' 42" W

Region

Sitka

Elevation

207 ft (63.09 m)

Uses

Khaz Head in Detail.

About

on N tip of Khaz Peninsula, 9.5 mi. SSE of Chichagof, on W coast of Chichagof I., Alex. Arch.

History

Named in 1897 by Lieutenant Commander E. K. Moore, U.S. Navy (USN); published by the US@C&GS in 1901 Coast Pilot (p. 199). The name is derived from Khaz Bay.

Places Near Khaz Head
Bars:

Black Rock, Fortuna Reefs, Fran Reef, Frog Rock, Guide Rock, Khaz Breakers, Middle Breaker, Minnie Reef, Morskoi Rock, Ninefoot Shoal, Olga Rock, Outer Rocks, Sea Rock, Snipe ock, Vincent Reef,

Bays:

Black Bay, Didrickson Bay, Double Cove, Elf Cove, Falcon Arm, Flat Cove, Ford Arm, Hidden Cove, Island Cove, Khaz Bay, Kimshan Cove, Klag Bay, Portlock Harbor, Rocky Bay, Slocum Arm, Waterfall Cove,

Capes:

Point Lydonia, Point Hope, Point Kruzof, Point Leo, Cape Georgiana, Clearing Point, Copper Point, Division Point, Drip Point, Fortuna Point, Fox Point, Kalinin Point, Khaz Head, Khaz Peninsula, Khaz Point, Klokachef Point, Maud Point, Pole Point, Quit Point, Rose Point, Round Point, Point Slocum, Slope Point, Takeena Peninsula, Trap Point, Vein Point, Point Vincent,

Channels:

Elbow Passage, Fortuna Strait, The Gate, Gig Pass, Kukkan Passage, Ogden Passage, Piehle Passage, Rough Channel, Smooth Channel, Surveyor Passage, Tawak Passage,

Islands:

Baird Island, Black Island, Breaker Number Two, Channel Island, Deuce Island, Dippy Island, Duck Island, Fitz Island, Granite Islands, Gray Rock, Herbert Graves Island, Klag Island, Klokachef Island, Leo Island, Lock Island, Lydonia Island, Myriad Islands, Oval Rock, Paulina Island, Port Island, Ramp Island, Rowe Island, Shale Island, Snipe Rock, Steep Island, Three Tree Island, Triplet Islands, Twin Island, Vorota Island,

Lakes:

Lake Anna, Black Lake, Lake Leo, Rust Lake, Sister Lake, Lake Surprise, Waterfall Lake, Whitestripe Lake,

Mountains:

Doolth Mountain, Flat Top Mountain, Freeburn Mountain, Mount Georgiana, Hirst Mountain, Khaz Peak, Mount Lydonia, Pinnacle Peak, Rust Mountain, Whitestripe Mountain, Williams Hill,

Rivers:

Black River,

Streams:

Chichagof Creek, Leo Creek, Marble Creek, Rust Creek,

Cities:

Cobol (historical),