Information About

Divide Island

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Divide Island on The Map

Location

56 ° 9' 29" N,
133 ° 31' 13" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

98 ft (29.87 m)

Uses

Divide Island in Detail.

About

in Shakan Bay between Prince of Wales and Kosciusko Is., Alex. Arch. 1 mile long.

History

Descriptive name given in 1886 by Lieutenant J. M. Helm, U.S. Navy (USN), because it divides the bay into two parts.

Places Near Divide Island
Areas:

Calder Rocks,

Bars:

Finger Shoal, Helm Rock,

Bays:

Port Protection, Buster Bay, Calder Bay, Davidson Inlet, Devilfish Bay, Edna Bay, Labouchere Bay, Merrifield Bay, Red Bay, Shakan Bay, Shipley Bay, Tokeen Bay, Tokeen Cove, Van Sant Cove, Wooden Wheel Cove,

Capes:

Point Baker, Ruins Point, White Point,

Channels:

Brockman Pass, Dry Pass, Marble Passage, Tenass Pass,

Dams:

Tuxkan Dam,

Hills:

Protection Head, White Bluff,

Islands:

Barrier Island, Barrier Islands, Bluff Island, Danger Island, Divide Island, East Rock, False Island, Finger Islands, Flat Island, Fontaine Island, Hamilton Island, Jackson Island, Joe Mace Island, Kosciusko Island, Labouchere Island, Marble Island, Middle Island, North Island, Orr Island, Range Islet, Scott Island, Scow Island, Shakan Island, Singa Island, Spanberg Island, Station Island, West Rock,

Lakes:

El Capitan Lake, Hole-in-the-wall, Red Lake, Shipley Lake, Sutter Lake,

Mountains:

Mount Calder, El Capitan Peak, Mount Francis, Holbrook Mountain, The Nipples, Perue Peak, Pyramid Peak, Red Bay Mountain, Tokeen Peak,

Parks:

Joe Mace Island State Marine Park,

Mountain Passes:

Shakan Strait,

Streams:

Alder Creek, Baker Creek, Big Creek, Buster Creek, Camp Creek, Charcoal Creek, Charley Creek, Creek Number 1, Creek Number 2, Creek Number One, Duck Creek, Fisher Creek, Flicker Creek, Goose Creek, Little Creek, Marble Creek, Mud Creek, Narrow Creek, Pine Creek, Red Bay Creek, Shakan Creek, Shine Creek, Short Creek, Strait Creek, Sutter Creek, Trout Creek,

Cities:

Calder (historical), Edna Bay, Holbrook (historical), Labouchere Bay, Point Baker, Port Alexander, Port Protection, Tokeen,