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Sukkwan Strait

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 9' 37" N,
132 ° 45' 26" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Sukkwan Strait in Detail.

About

between Prince of Wales and Sukkwan Is., Alex. Arch.

History

Local name recorded in 1897 by Lieutenant Commander J. F. Moser, U.S. Navy (USN); published in 1899 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS).

Places Near Sukkwan Strait
Areas:

Triplet Rocks,

Archipelagos:

McFarland Islands, Sukkwan Island,

Bars:

Shoe Rock,

Basins:

Jumbo Basin,

Bays:

Alder Cove, Baldy Bay, Copper Harbor, Crab Trap Cove, Deer Bay, Dunbar Inlet, Eek Inlet, Goat Mouth Inlet, Hassiah Inlet, Hetta Cove, Hetta Inlet, Island Bay, Kasook Inlet, Mabel Bay, Mud Bay, Natzuhini Bay, Nutkwa Inlet, Portage Bay, Rose Inlet,

Capes:

Corbin Point, Eek Point, Hetta Point, Horn Point, Keete Point, Kellogg Point, Lime Point, Nutkwa Point, Reef Point, Rose Point, Round Point, Saltery Point, Simmons Point, Point Webster, Whisker Point,

Channels:

Gould Passage, Jackson Passage, North Pass, South Pass, Sukkwan Narrows, Sukkwan Strait, Sulzer Passage,

Cities:

Hydaburg,

Cliffs:

High Point,

Dams:

Hydaburg Dam,

Flats:

Sukkwan Lake,

Islands:

Abalone Island, Blanket Island, Bushy Island, Clump Island, Comma Island, Corlies Islands, Deadman Island, Dell Island, Fishhook Island, Flat Island, Fort Islet, Goat Island, Gould Island, Grand Island, Grass Island, Helen Island, Horseshoe Island, Jackson Island, Jumbo Island, Keete Island, Lacey Island, Lone Tree Island, Mabel Island, Mellen Rock, Middle Island, Mushroom Island, Panhandle Island, Passage Island, Profit Island, Reef Island, Scrag Islands, Shoe Island, Signal Island, Snag Island, Spook Island, Square Island,

Lakes:

Eek Lake, Lake Gertrude, Hetta Lake, Lake Isabel, Lake Josephine, Kasook Lake, Lake Mellen,

Mountains:

Billie Mountain, Copper Mountain, Hetta Mountain, Mount Jumbo,

Mountain Passes:

North Pass Sukkwan Strait, South Pass Sukkwan Strait, Sukkwan Narrows,

Pillars:

Turn Rock,

Rivers:

Hydaburg River,

Streams:

Beaver Creek, Bully Boy Creek, Cave Creek, Hetta Creek, Jumbo Creek, Perry Creek, Portage Creek, Reynolds Creek, Soda Creek, Twelvemile Creek, Wright Creek,

Routes:

Soda Lake Trail Prince of Wales Island,

Cities:

Copper City (historical), Coppermount (historical), Hetta (historical), Polk Inlet, Sulzer (historical),