trends NW from Stephens Passage to Lynn Canal, W of Shelter I., 18 mi. NW of Juneau, Alex. Arch.
Named in 1869 by Commander R. W. Meade, U.S. Navy (USN), for the U.S.S. Saginaw, the first known warship to pass through the channel.
Adams Anchorage, Amalga Harbor, Auke Bay, Auke Nu Cove, Barlow Cove, Coot Cove, Crab Cove, Curlew Ledge, Eagle Harbor, Funter Bay, Halibut Cove, Hand Trollers Cove, Howard Bay, Huffman Harbor, Indian Cove, Lena Cove, Lincoln Anchorage, Pearl Harbor, Shelter Cove, Swanson Harbor, Tee Harbor, Yankee Cove,
Auke Cape, Barlow Point, Clear Point, Point Couverden, False Point Retreat, Point Howard, Indian Point, Inspiration Point, Point Lena, Point Louisa, Mansfield Peninsula, Outer Point, Piling Point, Point Retreat, Point Stephens, Symonds Point,
Aaron Island, Bare Island, Barlow Island, Benjamin Island, Bird Island, Coghlan Island, Cohen Island, Colt Island, Couverden Island, Couverden Rock, Entrance Island, Gauge Island, Gull Island, Horse Island, Hump Island, Indian Island, Kishbrock Island, The Kittens, Ledge Island, Lincoln Island, Little Island, Naked Island, North Island, Portland Island, Ralston Island, Rat Island, Sentinel Island, Shaman Island, Shelter Island, Star Rock, Station Island, Strauss Rock,