Information About

Entrance Island

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Entrance Island on The Map

Location

58 ° 11' 49" N,
135 ° 5' 59" W

Region

Haines

Elevation

13 ft (3.96 m)

Uses

Entrance Island in Detail.

About

in Icy Strait at Entrance to Swanson Harbor, 1.6 mi. NW of Point Couverden and 26 mi. SW of Juneau, St. Elias Mts. 0.5 mile long.

History

Descriptive name given in 1880 by U.S. Navy officers; published by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in 1883 Coast Pilot (p. 193).