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Snipers Point

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 54' 30" N,
149 ° 24' 31" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Uses

Snipers Point in Detail.

About

On the N end of the kenai Peninsula, on the S side of Turnagain Arm near the mouth of Sixmile Creek, 1 mi NE of Sunrise, Chugach Mts.

History

Local name reported in 1899 by Lieutenant Herron (1901, map facing p.11), USA.

Places Near Snipers Point
Capes:

Bird Point, Snipers Point, Windy Point,

Streams:

Davis Creek, Middle Fork Campbell Creek,

Glaciers:

Bird Glacier,

Routes:

O'Malley Falls,

Lakes:

Hidden Lake, Long Lake, Rabbit Lake, Ship Lake, Williwan Lakes,

Locales:

Ball Field, Bidarka, Black Lake Chute, North Wedgie, South Wedgie, Thin White Line, Windboard Love,

Mountains:

Mount Alpenglow, Bird Peak, Bradley Peak, Cornbiscuit, Indianhouse Mountain, O-Malley Peak, Ptarmigan Peak, The Ramp, Suicide Peaks, The Wedge, Mount Williwaw,

Mountain Passes:

Bird Creek Pass, Indian Creek Pass, Moraine Pass, Powerline Pass, South Ship Lake Pass, West Ship Lake Pass,

Peaks:

Adelie Point, California Peak, Chinstrap Peak, Crested Peak, Double Top North, Elliot, Falls Peak, False Peak, Fishs Breath, Fresno Benchmark, Homicide Peak, Hope Mountain, Nest Peak, North Avalanche Mountain, Penguin Peak, Silvertip, South Powerline Peak, The Sail,

Ridges:

Roaring Ridge, Seattle Creek Headwall, Seattle Ridge,

Routes:

-1 Bowl, Bermuda Triangle, Cornbiscuit, Frenchy, Fresno, Lipps, Lonestar, Magnum, Moose, Pete's North, Pete's South, Tributary, Wilson North, Wilson South, Zero Bowl,

Streams:

Alder Creek, Bay Creek, Beaver Creek, Bench Creek, Bertha Creek, Bird Creek, Black Creek, Block Creek, Bonanza Creek, Canyon Creek, Center Creek, Clinton Creek, Coeur d-Alene Creek, Cub Creek, Donaldson Creek, East Fork Sixmile Creek, Falls Creek, Falls Creek, Frenchy Creek, Granite Creek, Gulch Creek, Indian Creek, Lynx Creek, Lyon Creek, Moose Creek, Nelson Creek, Old Woman Creek, Pass Creek, Penguin Creek, Petes Creek, Roaring Creek, Sawmill Creek, Silvertip Creek, Sixmile Creek, Slate Creek, Spokane Creek, Sunrise Creek, Sunset Creek, Taylor Creek, Tincan Creek, Tributary Creek, Walker Creek, Weber Creek, Wilson Creek,

Routes:

Avalanche Peak, Bird Creek Trail, Bird Point Interpretive Trail, Bird Ridge Interpretive Trail, Bird Ridge Trail, Bird Valley Trail, Falls Creek Trail, Hidden Lake Trail, Indian Creek Pass Trail, McHugh Lake Trail, Penguin Creek Trail, Penguin Peak Trail, Powerline Trail, Ptarmigan Pass Trail, Ship Lake Pass Trail, Turnagain Arm Trail,

Cities:

Indian, Silvertip, Sunrise, Wibel,