Information About

Nelson Island

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Nelson Island on The Map

Location

57 ° 53' 35" N,
152 ° 24' 46" W

Region

Kodiak Island

Elevation

43 ft (13.11 m)

Uses

Nelson Island in Detail.

About

in Narrow Strait, between Spruce I. and NE coast of Kodiak I.

History

Named in 1909 by Captain Hodgkins, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), "probably * * * after Assistant John Nelson * * *, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS)."

Places Near Nelson Island
Bars:

Channel Rock, Cyane Rock, Discovery Rocks, Hutchinson Reef, Kalsin Reef, Kodiak Rock, Nyman Spit, Refuge Rock, Saint George Rock, Vasilief Rock,

Bays:

Anton Larsen Bay, Balika Basin, Balika Cove, Chasovina Cove, Chiniak Bay, Cook Bay, Crab Lagoon, Duck Bay, Gibson Cove, Helen Bay, Icon Bay, Island Bay, Knee Bay, Kodiak Harbor, Marmot Bay, Mill Bay, Monashka Bay, Neva Cove, Pelenga Bay, Saint Herman Bay, Saint Herman Harbor, Saint Paul Harbor, Shahafka Cove, Shakmanof Cove, Sunny Cove, Trip Cove, Vera Bay, Womens Bay,

Beaches:

Finny Beach, Happy Beach, Holiday Beach,

Capes:

Azimuth Point, Black Point, Broad Point, Bruhn Point, Cape Izhut, Cape Kazakof, Cape Kostromitinof, Cliff Point, Course Point, East Cape, Entrance Point, Frye Point, Icehouse Point, Kizhuyak Point, Miller Point, Naugolka Point, North Cape, Nyman Peninsula, Ostrof Point, Otmeloi Point, Ouzinkie Point, Pestriak Point, Sawmill Point, Seredni Point, Shakmanof Point, Shannon Point, South Point, Spruce Cape, Termination Point, Zapadni Point,

Channels:

Narrow Strait, Narrow Strait, Ouzinkie Narrows, Woody Island Channel,

Cities:

Kodiak, Ouzinkie,

Cliffs:

Lansing Bluff,

Dams:

Bettinger A Dam, City of Ouzinkie Dam, City of Ouzinkie Lower Dam, Lake Bettinger B Dam, Lake Bettinger C Dam, Lake Bettinger D Dam, Monashka Creek Dam, Pillar Creek 2 Main Dam Dike C, Pillar Creek Dam Number 2 Dike A, Pillar Creek Dam Number 3, Pillar Creek Number 1 Upper Dam A, Pillar Creek Number 1 Upper Dam B, Pillar Creek Number 2 Dike B Dam, Stovers Dam, Upper Reservoir Dam,

Fictional Places:

Franklin,

Flats:

Bell Flats,

Islands:

Bird Island, Blodgett Island, Cliff Island, Crooked Island, Eider Island, Gull Island, Hanin Rock, Holiday Island, Humpback Rock, Inner Humpback Rock, Kulichkof Island, Long Island, Low Island, Mary Island, Near Island, Nelson Island, Parrot Island, Popof Island, Prokoda Island, Puffin Island, Queer Island, Refuge Island, Rocky Islet, Round Island, Spruce Island, Stripe Rock, Taliudek Island, Three Brothers, The Triplets, Twin Islet, Uski Island, Viesoki Island, Wooded Island, Woody Island, Zaimka Island,

Lakes:

Abercrombie Lake, Lake Aurel, Beaver Lake, Beaver Lake, Buskin Lake, Lake Caroline, Lake Catherine, Lake Cicely, Dark Lake, Dolgoi Lake, Dragonfly Lake, Elephant Lake, Genivieve Lake, Heitman Lake, Horseshoe Lake, Icehouse Lake, Island Lake, Jack Lake, Lake Lee, Lilly Lake, Lily Pond Lake, Long Lake, Lake Louise, Mission Lake, Lake Orbin, Peninsula Lake, Lake Phil, Potatopatch Lake, Salt Lake, Seldevoe Lagoon, Snag Lake, Southern Lake, Tanignak Lake, Lake Una,

Mountains:

Barometer Mountain, Cope Mountain, Devils Prongs, Erskine Mountain, Mount Herman, Monashka Mountain, Old Womens Mountain, Pillar Mountain, Pyramid Mountain,

Pillars:

Taller Pinnacle,

Ridges:

Zaimka Ridge,

Rivers:

Buskin River, Red Cloud River,

Streams:

Bear Creek, Devils Creek, Monashka Creek, Panamaroff Creek, Pillar Creek, Russian Creek, Salonie Creek, Sargent Creek, Virginia Creek,

Routes:

Barometer Mountain Trail, Boy Scout Trail, Near Island Trail, Old Womens Mountain Trail, Pillar Mountain Trail,

Cities:

Aleksashkina, Duck Village, Mill Bay, Pestriak (historical), Yelovoi (historical),