Information About

Meares Passage

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Meares Passage on The Map

Location

55 ° 14' 39" N,
133 ° 13' 44" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Uses

Meares Passage in Detail.

About

between Dall and Suemes Is., Alex. Arch.

History

Name published by W. H. Dall U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), in the 1883 Coast Pilot (p. 97). This feature was named for Captain John Meares, Royal Navy (RN), who visited this vicinity in 1788 while on a trading cruise.

Places Near Meares Passage
Areas:

Millar Rocks,

Archipelagos:

Arrecife Islands, Diver Islands, Lively Islands,

Bars:

Low Rock, Rana Reef, Saint Ignace Rock, Sucia Ledge,

Bays:

Port Caldera, Port Dolores, Port Estrella, Port Refugio, Port Saint Nicholas, Port Santa Cruz, Adrian Cove, Aguada Cove, Arena Cove, Big Bay, Bobs Bay, Breezy Bay, Bucareli Bay, Coco Harbor, Diver Bay, Doyle Bay, Farallon Bay, Foul Bay, Green Inlet, Hole-in-the-Wall, Hook Arm, Manhattan Arm, Manhattan Arm Sea Otter Harbor, North Bay, Sakie Bay, Sea Otter Harbor, Soda Bay, Trocadero Bay, View Cove,

Capes:

Point Miliflores, Point Miraballes, Point Providence, Point Remedios, Point Caponeta, Point San Leonardo, Point San Rafael, Point Amargura, Point Arucenas, Point Barrigon, Point Batan, Point Bocas, Point Cangrejo, Point Cocos, Point Cruz, Point Eugenia, Point Fula, Point Gorda, Point Iphigenia, Point Isleta, Point Lomas, Agueda Point, Arrecife Point, Arrecite Point, Boreas Point, Bruin Point, Canoe Point, Cape Cambon, Cape Empinado, Cape Felix, Cape Flores, Cape Lookout, Cape Suspiro, Cayman Point, Clear Point, Diamond Point, Diver Point, Eagle Point, Eolus Point, Francis Point, Halibut Nose, Hassler Point, Juel Point, Lontana Point, Natalia Point, Perlas Point, Punta de los Almos, Punta Gorda, Punta Maria Antonia, Punta Noriega, Punta Palmito, Sakie Point, Point San Antonio, Silvester Point, Solyanka Point, Tranquil Point, Turn Point, Point Verde, Way Point,

Channels:

Meares Passage, Tlevak Narrows, Ulloa Channel, Ursua Channel,

Dams:

Craig Water Supply Dam, Waterfall Dam,

Islands:

Balandra Island, Bibora Island, Block Island, Bush Islets, Cabras Islands, Camp Island, Canas Island, Channel Island, Clam Island, Coronados Islands, Culebrina Island, Diver Rocks, Entrance Island, Gate Island, Guide Island, Isla Buen Ayre, Isleta, Joe Island, Ladrones Islands, Madre de Dios Island, Meares Island, Middle Island, Midway Island, Natalia Island, Nellag Island, Rancheria Island, Ridge Island, Round Island, Saint Ignace Island, San Adrian Island, San Juan Bautista Island, San Juanito Island, Shaft Rock, Shelikof Island, Suemez Island, Table Rock, Toti Island, Ubi Island, Ulloa Island, Unlucky Island, Verde Island,

Lakes:

Manhattan Lake,

Mountains:

Bautista Peak, Bear Mountain, Cone Mountain, Squaw Mountain, Thunder Mountain, White Mountain,

Rivers:

Rio de la Aguada,

Streams:

Arroyo Blanco,

Routes:

Canoe Point Trail,

Cities:

Waterfall,