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Perlas Point

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 22' 3" N,
133 ° 4' 31" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

59 ft (17.98 m)

Uses

Perlas Point in Detail.

About

on W coast of Prince of Wales I. in Trocadero Bay, 3 mi. SE of Point Iphigenia, Alex. Arch.

History

Spanish name given in 1779 by Don Juan de la Quadra and Francisco Antonio Maurelle as "Punta de Perlas," meaning "point of Pearls."

Places Near Perlas Point
Areas:

Millar Rocks, The Sentinels, Witness Rocks,

Archipelagos:

Alberto Islands, Diver Islands, Lively Islands, Nichols Islands, Prince of Wales Archipelago,

Bars:

Alberto Reef, Balandra Shoal, Ballena Island Shoal, Fern Reef, Fish Egg Reef, Klawock Reef, Parida Island Reef,

Bays:

Port Bagial, Port Caldera, Port Estrella, Port Saint Nicholas, Big Bay, Bobs Bay, Breezy Bay, Crab Bay, Crab Trap Cove, Diver Bay, Doyle Bay, Farallon Bay, Goat Mouth Inlet, Hole-in-the-Wall, Klawock Inlet, North Bay, San Alberto Bay, Shelter Cove, Shinaku Inlet, Soda Bay, Soda Bay, Trocadero Bay,

Capes:

Point Miliflores, Point Miraballes, Point Providence, Point Saint Sebastian, Point Batan, Point Bocas, Point Eugenia, Point Ildefonso, Point Iphigenia, Point Lomas, Agueda Point, Boreas Point, Canoe Point, Cape Empinado, Cape Flores, Cape Suspiro, Cayman Point, Cemetery Point, Diver Point, Eagle Point, Entrance Point, Fern Point, Halibut Nose, Hassler Point, Horn Point, Natalia Point, Perlas Point, Punta de los Almos, Punta De los Islotillos, Punta Gorda, Punta Palmito, Point San Antonio, Tranquil Point, Turn Point, Whisker Point,

Channels:

Meares Passage, North Pass, South Pass, Tlevak Narrows, Ulloa Channel,

Cities:

Craig, Klawock,

Dams:

Craig Water Supply Dam, Klawock Dam, Waterfall Dam,

Islands:

Abbess Island, Balandra Island, Ballena Islands, Block Island, Bush Islets, Canas Island, Catalina Island, Clam Island, Cole Island, Coronados Islands, Craig Island, Culebrina Island, Deadman Island, Diver Rocks, Fish Egg Island, Fishhook Island, Fort Islet, Goat Island, Guide Island, Horseshoe Island, Joe Island, Klawock Island, Ladrones Islands, Lone Tree Island, Madre de Dios Island, Meares Island, Midway Island, Natalia Island, Panhandle Island, Parida Island, Passage Island, Peratrovich Island, Rancheria Island, Ridge Island, Round Island, San Juan Bautista Island, San Juanito Island, The Sentinels, Shelikof Island, Signal Island, Snag Island, Sombrero Island, Toti Island, Ulloa Island, Unlucky Island, Wadleigh Island, Wadleigh Rock, The Witnesses,

Lakes:

Black Bear Lake, Black Lake, Klawock Lake, Lake Saint Nicholas,

Mountains:

Bautista Peak, Sunny Hay Mountain,

Mountain Passes:

Canoe Pass, North Pass Sukkwan Strait, South Pass Sukkwan Strait,

Pillars:

Turn Rock,

Rivers:

Klawock River,

Streams:

Crab Creek, Halfmile Creek, Soda Creek, Threemile Creek,

Routes:

Canoe Point Trail, Soda Lake Trail Prince of Wales Island,

Cities:

Waterfall,