Information About

Port Lions

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 52' 3" N,
152 ° 52' 56" W

Region

Kodiak Island

Elevation

112 ft (34.14 m)

Uses

Port Lions in Detail.

About

On the W side of Settler Cove near mouth of Kizhuyak Bay, at the N end of Kodiak Island, 18 mi. NW of Kodiak.

History

The village was built in 1964 by the Lions International for the persons of Afognak, displaced by the March 27, 1964, earthquake that destoyed most of their village.

Places Near Port Lions
Bars:

Big Rock, Danger Reef, Deranof Rock, Ilkognak Rock, Shag Rocks, Skipwith Reefs, Thomas Rock, Village Reefs,

Bays:

Afognak Bay, Back Bay, Back Bay, Barabara Cove, Dry Spruce Bay, Fox Bay, Kizhuyak Bay, Selief Bay, Settler Cove, Sharatin Bay, Waskanareska Bay, Yukuk Bay,

Capes:

Afognak Point, Bare Point, Bird Point, Chernof Point, Chiachi Point, Crag Point, Dirovati Point, Dolphin Point, Dovolno Point, Drying Point, Far Point, Gori Point, Graveyard Point, Head Point, Inner Point, Kekur Point, Last Point, Last Timber Point, Leto Point, Lipsett Point, Low Cape, Nachalni Point, Near Point, Nochlega Point, Occident Point, Opasni Point, Orient Point, Ostrovka Point, Otrubistoi Point, Peregrebni Point, Perenosa Point, Pestchani Point, Pokati Point, Posliedni Point, Rivermouth Point, Settlement Point, Shoal Point, Talnik Point, Three Pillar Point, Tiger Cape, Uzkosti Point, Yuzhni Point,

Channels:

Afognak Strait, Eastern Passage, The Narrows, The Slough, Whale Passage,

Cities:

Port Lions,

Dams:

Port Lions Dam, Port Wakefield Dam,

Islands:

Alexander Island, Arnkil Island, Bare Island, Deranof Island, Dot Island, Dry Spruce Island, Hog Island, Koniuji Island, Lamb Island, Little Raspberry Island, Nachalni Island, Treeless Island, Whale Island, Winter Island,

Lakes:

Lake Leanne,

Mountains:

Elbow Mountain, Mount Ellison, Katenai Hill, Litnik Mountain, Mount Lowell Wakefield, Sharatin Mountain,

Rivers:

Afognak River,

Streams:

Elbow Creek,

Cities:

Afognak, Aleneva, Aleut Village, Port Wakefield, Womens Bay,