Information About

Jumbo Island

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 14' 43" N,
132 ° 39' 50" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

115 ft (35.05 m)

Jumbo Island in Detail.

About

near head of Hetta Inlet, on SW coast of Prince of Wales I., Alex. Arch.

History

Local name reported in 1904 by E. F. Dickins, US@C&GS. The name "Deer Island" was published for this feature by US@C&GS in 1904 on chart 8100.

Places Near Jumbo Island
Archipelagos:

Sukkwan Island,

Basins:

Jumbo Basin,

Bays:

Alder Cove, Copper Harbor, Deer Bay, Dunbar Inlet, Eek Inlet, Goose Bay, Harris River Bay, Hetta Cove, Hetta Inlet, Island Bay, Keete Inlet, Little Goose Bay, Mud Bay, Natzuhini Bay, Nutkwa Inlet, Polk Inlet, Portage Bay, Twelvemile Arm,

Capes:

Corbin Point, Eek Point, Hetta Point, Horn Point, Keete Point, Kellogg Point, Lime Point, Nutkwa Point, Round Point, Saltery Point, Simmons Point,

Channels:

Connection Pass, Gould Passage, South Pass, Sukkwan Narrows, Sukkwan Strait, Sulzer Passage,

Cities:

Hydaburg,

Dams:

Hydaburg Dam,

Flats:

Sukkwan Lake,

Islands:

Blanket Island, Comma Island, Deadman Island, Dell Island, Fishhook Island, Flat Island, Gould Island, Grass Island, Jumbo Island, Keete Island, Middle Island, Mushroom Island, Panhandle Island, Passage Island, Scrag Islands, Signal Island, Spook Island,

Lakes:

Eek Lake, Lake Gertrude, Hetta Lake, Lake Isabel, Lake Josephine, Kasook Lake, Kina Lake, Lake Marge, Lake Mary, Lake Mellen, Nutkwa Lagoon, Old Franks Lake, Rock Lake, Summit Lake,

Mountains:

Beaver Mountain, Billie Mountain, Copper Mountain, Green Monster Mountain, Hetta Mountain, Mount Jumbo, Rock Butte,

Mountain Passes:

South Pass Sukkwan Strait, Sukkwan Narrows,

Rivers:

Harris River, Hydaburg River,

Streams:

Beaver Creek, Bully Boy Creek, Cabin Creek, Cave Creek, Dog Salmon Creek, Gandlay Hanaa, Hetta Creek, Indian Creek, Jumbo Creek, Old Franks Creek, Perry Creek, Polk Creek, Portage Creek, Reynolds Creek, Rock Creek, Twelvemile Creek, Wright Creek,

Routes:

Soda Lake Trail Prince of Wales Island, Sulzer Portage,

Cities:

Copper City (historical), Coppermount (historical), Hetta (historical), Polk Inlet, Sulzer (historical),

Waterfalls:

Nutkwa Falls,