Information About

Ulakta Head

Quick Facts

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Location

53 ° 55' 22" N,
166 ° 30' 51" W

Region

Aleutians West (CA)

Elevation

804 ft (245.06 m)

Uses

Ulakta Head in Detail.

About

N tip of Amaknak I., in Unalaska Bay, Aleutian Islands.

History

Aleut name reported by Davidson, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), in 1869. Baker (1906, p. 649) wrote, "a name derived from Udakta (now Dutch) harbor, the change from Udakta to Ulakta being apparently accidental."

Places Near Ulakta Head
Bars:

Bailey Ledge, Chelan Bank, Iliuliuk Reef, Priest Rock, Swallow Reef,

Bays:

Agamgik Bay, Amugul Bay, Beaver Inlet, Broad Bay, Captains Bay, Constantine Bay, Dutch Harbor, Erskine Bay, Iliuliuk Bay, Iliuliuk Harbor, Kalekta Bay, Kisselen Bay, Margaret Bay, Morris Cove, Nateekin Bay, Reese Bay, Small Bay, Summer Bay, Tanaskan Bay, Udagak Bay, Ugadaga Bay, Ulalux, Unalaska Bay, Uniktali Bay, Wide Bay, Xatacyan Lagoon,

Beaches:

Agnes Beach, Arkansas Beach, Chaluuknax, Chamax, Ququgan,

Capes:

Agamgim Yaga, Cape Cheerful, Cape Kalekta, Chaluuknam Yaga, Chaxsxin Kadaa, Devilfish Point, Eider Point, Obernoi Point, Qawa-chunguxtan, Rocky Point, Spithead, Tanasxan Yaga, Ulakta Head, Uugdagan-yaga, Yagim Aantuudaayulux,

Cities:

Unalaska,

Cliffs:

Bishops Cap, Princess Head,

Hills:

Bunker Hill, Goblers Knob,

Islands:

Amaknak Island, Amugam-tangingin, Arch Rock, Cave Rock, Dushkot Island, Eagle Rock, Expedition Island, Fish Rock, Fox Islands, Hog Island, Needle Rock, North Rock, Round Island, Second Priest Rock, South Amaknak Rocks, Tanasxan Tangingin, Tuscarora Rock, Wislow Island,

Lakes:

McLees Lake, Unalaska Lake,

Mountains:

Mount Ballyhoo, Mount Coxcomb, Kiichxix Kangaxtax, Lofty Mountain, Long Mountain, Mount Newhall, Pyramid Peak, Split Top Mountain, Table Top Mountain,

Mountain Passes:

East Channel, South Channel,

Rivers:

Nateekin River, Shaishnikof River,

Streams:

Amugul Creek, Ugadachan Creek,

Valleys:

Makushin Valley,

Cities:

Cheerful (historical), Dutch Harbor, Imagnee (historical), Uknodok (historical),