Information About

The Narrows

Quick Facts

Open in The Map The Narrows on The Map

Location

60 ° 56' 41" N,
146 ° 39' 33" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Nearest City

Valdez

The Narrows in Detail.

About

in Galena Bay, 42 mi. NW of Cordova, Chugach Mts.

History

Local name reported in 1912 by Capps and Johnson (1913, pl. 4), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Places Near The Narrows
Basins:

Gumboot Basin, Uno Basin,

Bays:

Port Fidalgo, Anderson Bay, Boulder Bay, Cloudman Bay, Galena Bay, Irish Cove, Jack Bay, The Lagoon, Landlocked Bay, Port Valdez, Sawmill Bay, Shoup Bay, Snug Corner Cove, Two Moon Bay, Valdez Arm, Virgin Bay, West Bay,

Capes:

Bidarka Point, Black Point, Copper Mountain Peninsula, Entrance Point, Graveyard Point, Point Lowe, Porcupine Point, Potato Point, Rocky Point, Tongue Point,

Channels:

The Narrows, Tatitlek Narrows, Valdez Narrows,

Dams:

Ellamar Dam Number 1, Ellamar Dam Number 2, Tatitlek Dam, Tatitlek Supply Dam,

Fictional Places:

Port Moore,

Glaciers:

Anderson Glacier, Annin Glacier, Glacier G213550E61021N, Westbrook Glacier,

Islands:

Bligh Island, Busby Island, Entrance Island, Middle Rock, Reef Island,

Lakes:

Copper Lake, Devish Lake, Millard Lake, Lake Number 1, Lake Number One, Silver Lake, Turner Lake,

Mountains:

Bells Butte, Billygoat Mountain, Copper Mountain, Ellamar Mountain, Mount Thomas,

Parks:

Jack Bay State Marine Park, Sawmill Bay State Marine Park, Shoup Bay State Marine Park,

Mountain Passes:

Anderson Pass,

Rivers:

Duck River,

Streams:

Banzer Creek, Big Creek, Black Creek, Chisna Creek, Clear Creek, Copper Creek, Donaldson Creek, Fault Creek, Gladhaugh Creek, Gold Creek, Gregorioff Creek, Horsetail Falls Creek, Indian Creek, Johnson Cove Creek, Lagoon Creek, Levshakoff Creek, McAllister Creek, Millard Creek, Palmer Creek, Reynolds Creek, Stellar Creek, Twin Falls Creek, Uno Creek,

Routes:

Jack Bay Island Trail,

Valleys:

Vesuvius Valley,

Cities:

Ellamar, Tatitlek,