Information About

Arch Rock

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Arch Rock on The Map

Location

53 ° 52' 50" N,
166 ° 33' 20" W

Region

Aleutians West (CA)

Elevation

226 ft (68.88 m)

Uses

Arch Rock in Detail.

About

on N coast of Unalaska I. between Captains and Unalaska Bays, 1.8 mi. W of Unalaska, Aleutian Islands.

History

Descriptive name given in 1871 by W. H. Dall, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS). Baker (1906, p. 104) incorrectly located this rock near Amaknak I., 0.5 mi. to the east.

Places Near Arch Rock
Bars:

Bailey Ledge, Chelan Bank, Iliuliuk Reef, Priest Rock, Swallow Reef,

Bays:

Agamgik Bay, Amugul Bay, Broad Bay, Captains Bay, Constantine Bay, Dutch Harbor, Erskine Bay, Final Bay, Hive Bay, Iliuliuk Bay, Iliuliuk Harbor, Kisselen Bay, Margaret Bay, Morris Cove, Nateekin Bay, Reese Bay, Small Bay, Summer Bay, Tanaskan Bay, Ugadaga Bay, Ulalux, Unalaska Bay, Uniktali Bay, Wide Bay, Xatacyan Lagoon,

Beaches:

Agnes Beach, Arkansas Beach, Chaluuknax, Ququgan,

Capes:

Agamgim Yaga, Cannery Point, Cape Cheerful, Cape Kalekta, Cape Wislow, Chaluuknam Yaga, Chaxsxin Kadaa, Devilfish Point, Eider Point, Obernoi Point, Rocky Point, Spithead, Tanasxan Yaga, Ulakta Head, Uugdagan-yaga, Yagim Aantuudaayulux,

Cities:

Unalaska,

Cliffs:

Princess Head,

Hills:

Bunker Hill, Goblers Knob,

Islands:

Amaknak Island, Amugam-tangingin, Arch Rock, Cave Rock, Dushkot Island, Expedition Island, Fish Rock, Fox Islands, Hog Island, Needle Rock, North Rock, Round Island, Second Priest Rock, South Amaknak Rocks, Tanasxan Tangingin, Tuscarora Rock, Unalaska Island, Wislow Island,

Lakes:

McLees Lake, Unalaska Lake,

Mountains:

Mount Ballyhoo, Mount Coxcomb, Kiichxix Kangaxtax, Long Mountain, Mount Newhall, Pyramid Peak, Split Top Mountain, Table Top Mountain,

Mountain Passes:

East Channel, South Channel,

Rivers:

Nateekin River, Shaishnikof River,

Streams:

Amugul Creek, Ugadachan Creek,

Valleys:

Makushin Valley,

Cities:

Cheerful (historical), Dutch Harbor, Imagnee (historical), Takamitka (historical), Uknodok (historical),