Information About

Snail Point

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 49' 0" N,
131 ° 46' 13" W

Region

Ketchikan Gateway

Elevation

233 ft (71.02 m)

Uses

Snail Point in Detail.

About

S point of entrance to Spacious Bay, on NE coast of Cleveland Peninsula, Alex. Arch.

History

This feature was named "Punta del Caracol, " meaning "Snail Point," in 1775-79 by Don Juan de la Bodega y Quadra and Francisco Antonio Maurelle.