Information About

Arguello Island

Quick Facts

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Location

56 ° 59' 9" N,
135 ° 8' 43" W

Region

Sitka

Length

0.2 mi (0.32 km)

Uses

Arguello Island in Detail.

About

at head of Silver Bay, 8.5 mi. SE of Sitka, on central Baranof I., Alex. Arch. 0.2 mile long.

History

Named in 1935 byU.S. Forest Service (USFS)"for Dona Cencepcion de Arguello, whom Nicholas Rezanof courted while he was endeavoring to establish trade relations between the Spanish of California and his people at Sitka."

Places Near Arguello Island
Areas:

Sawmill Creek Recreational Area,

Archipelagos:

Gillmore Islands, Kutchuma Islands,

Bars:

Alexander Rock, Alice Island, Ferebee Rock, Harbor Rock, Liar Rocks, Mitchell Rock, Rocky Patch, Rose Rock, Shoal Island, Simpson Rock, Tsaritsa Rock,

Basins:

Billy Basin,

Bays:

Aleutkina Bay, Bear Cove, Big Bay, Birdsnest Bay, Camp Coogan Bay, Cedar Cove, Crawfish Inlet, Crescent Bay, Deep Inlet, Herring Cove, Jamestown Bay, Kanga Bay, Katlian Bay, Kidney Cove, Leesoffskaia Bay, Marsh Bay, No Thorofare Bay, President Bay, Redoubt Bay, Samsing Cove, Sandy Cove, Sawmill Cove, Sealing Cove, Sevenfathom Bay, Shamrock Bay, Silver Bay, Sitka Harbor, Thimbleberry Bay, Thomsen Harbor, West Crawfish Inlet,

Capes:

Entry Point, Silver Point,

Channels:

Cedar Pass, Eastern Channel, Islet Passage, Middle Channel, Windy Passage,

Cities:

Sitka,

Dams:

Blue Lake Dam, Cascade Creek Dam, Indian River Dam, Sheldon Jackson College Dam,

Fictional Places:

Port Anna,

Hills:

Castle Hill,

Islands:

Aleutski Island, Arguello Island, Ball Islets, Bamdoroshni Island, Baranof Island, Beardslee Islands, Belknap Islands, Berry Island, Boidarkin Island, Breast Island, Cannon Island, Caution Island, Charcoal Island, Cobb Island, Dove Island, The Eckholms, Emgeten Island, Error Island, Fankuda Islet, Fassett Island, Fritz Island, Fruit Island, Fruit Islands, Galankin Island, Gornoi Island, Griffith Island, Guertin Island, Gull Islet, Harbor Island, Harris Island, Japonski Island, Kanga Island, Katz Island, Kayak Islands, Kutkan Island, Lodge Island, Long Island, Love Island, Luce Island, Marshall Island, Martin Island, McClellan Group, Mertz Island, Minett Island, Morne Island, Nepovorotni Rocks, Pritchard Rock, Reshimosti Island, Ring Island, Road Island, Rockwell Island, Rockwell Island, Sheep Island, Sosnovoi Island, Stewart Island, Turning Island, The Twins, Volga Island, Whale Island,

Lakes:

Bear Lake, Beaver Lake, Cold Storage Lake, Lake Diana, Lake Ekaterina, Glacier Lake, Green Lake, Heart Lake, Indigo Lake, Lake Irina, Lucky Chance Lakes, Luna Lake, Medvejie Lake, Pinta Lake, Redoubt Lake, Salmon Lake, Swan Lake, Thimbleberry Lake,

Mountains:

Arrowhead Peak, Mount Bassie, Bear Mountain, Camel Mountain, Clarence Kramer Peak, Cross Mountain, Cupola Peak, Mount Dranishnikof, Eureka Mountain, Mount Furuhelm, Harbor Peak, Mount Katlian, Mount Kinkaid, Mount Kliuchef, Mount Longenbaugh, Lucky Chance Mountain, Mount Sharp, Sugarloaf Mountain, Mount Verstovia,

Mountain Passes:

Ellsworth Cut, Western Anchorage,

Mountain Ranges:

The Pyramids, The Sisters,

Ridges:

Gavan Hill,

Rivers:

Coxe River, Dranishnikov River, Indian River, Katlian River, Vodopad River,

Streams:

Kizhuchia Creek, Salmon Creek, Sawmill Creek,

Routes:

Mount Verstovia Trail, Blue Lake to Glacier Lake Trail, Gavan Hill Trail, Herring Cove Trail, Indian River Trail, Redoubt Lake Trail, Silver Bay Trail, Starrigavan Fish Viewing Trail,

Cities:

The Redoubt (historical), Silver Bay (historical),