Information About

Whale Passage

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Whale Passage on The Map

Location

56 ° 4' 9" N,
133 ° 4' 49" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Uses

Whale Passage in Detail.

About

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

History

Named in 1886 by Lieutenant Commander A. S. Snow, U.S. Navy (USN); name published in 1887 on U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) Chart 706.

Places Near Whale Passage
Archipelagos:

Kussu Islands,

Bars:

Barnacle Rock, Gull Rock, Nesbitt Reef, Rose Rock,

Bays:

Lake Bay, Clam Cove, Exchange Cove, Guhao Inlet, Gutchi Cove, Jinhi Bay, Kahli Cove, Kaigao Cove, Kaikli Cove, Little Naukati Bay, Naukati Bay, Ragged Cove, Rocky Bay, Rocky Cove, Sarheen Cove, Sarkar Cove, Tunga Inlet,

Capes:

Point Nesbitt, Point Barnes, Aneskett Point, Dargun Point, Istku Point, Kaigao Point, Kaishi Point, Keg Point, Kinani Point, Kutegi Point, Kwati Point, Sarkar Point, Shikat Point, Tahka Point,

Channels:

El Capitan Passage, Kashevarof Passage, Ossipee Channel, Snow Passage, Tuxekan Narrows, Whale Passage,

Islands:

Aikens Rock, Blashke Islands, Bluff Island, Burnt Island, Bush Rock, Bushy Island, Clam Island, Deer Rocks, East Island, Echo Island, Elghi Island, Exchange Island, Fire Island, Graveyard Island, Hauti Island, Kashevarof Islands, Kassan Islands, Klinau Island, Mabel Island, Middle Islands, Rookery Islands, Sangao Island, Shrubby Island, Sigh Islands, Stevenson Island, Tenass Island, Thorne Island, Tide Island, Village Rock, West Island,

Lakes:

Barnes Lake, Cavern Lake, Exchange Lake, Gold and Galligan Lagoon, Grassy Lake, Neck Lake, Salmon Bay Lake, Salt Water Lagoon, Sarkar Lake, Sink Hole Lake, Sweetwater Lake, Twin Island Lake,

Rapids:

Deadmans Riffle, Indian Creek Rapids,

Streams:

Lake Bay Creek, Big Creek, Creek Number Four, Exchange Creek, Galligan Creek, Gutchi Creek, Hatchery Creek, Indian Creek, Lava Creek, Logjam Creek, Mabel Creek, Naukati Creek, Salmon Creek, Sarkar Creek, Squaw Creek, Tokhini Creek, Yatuk Creek,

Cities:

Lake Bay (historical), Deweyville (historical), Naukati Bay, Tuxekan (historical), Whale Pass,

Waterfalls:

Sockeye Falls,