Information About

McArthur Pass

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 27' 49" N,
150 ° 20' 1" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Elevation

75 ft (22.86 m)

Uses

McArthur Pass in Detail.

About

N of Ragged I., connecting East Arm Nuka Bay with Gulf of Alaska, 48 mi. E of Seldovia, Chugach Mts.

History

Named by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in 1906 for Coast Survey steamer McArthur which was used for surveys in this area during 1906-07.