Information About

North Island

Quick Facts

Open in The Map North Island on The Map

Location

58 ° 34' 37" N,
134 ° 55' 43" W

Region

Juneau

Length

0.4 mi (0.64 km)

Elevation

20 ft (6.1 m)

Uses

North Island in Detail.

Getting There


About

off E shore of Favorite Channel, 1.2 mi. SW of Yankee Cove and 27 mi. NW of Juneau, Coast Mts.


History

Named in 1880 either by Captain L. A. Beardslee, U.S. Navy (USN), or by Commander R. W. Meade, 1SN, in 1869. Name was published by US@C&GS in the 1883 Coast Pilot (p. 195).

Places Near North Island
Archipelagos:

Barlow Islands,

Bars:

Cohen Reef, Eagle Reef, Faust Rock, Favorite Reef, Poundstone Rock, Vanderbilt Reef,

Basins:

Cottrell Basin, Yankee Basin,

Bays:

Adams Anchorage, Amalga Harbor, Berners Bay, Bridget Cove, Eagle Harbor, Echo Cove, Halibut Cove, Hand Trollers Cove, Huffman Harbor, Lena Cove, Lincoln Anchorage, Pearl Harbor, Shelter Cove, Tee Harbor, Yankee Cove,

Beaches:

The Sand Beach,

Capes:

Point Saint Mary, Point Whidbey, Point Bridget, Barlow Point, Cove Point, False Point Retreat, Inspiration Point, Point Lena, Point Louisa, Point Retreat, Point Stephens,

Channels:

Favorite Channel, Lynn Canal, North Pass, Saginaw Channel,

Cliffs:

The Breadline,

Islands:

Aaron Island, Barlow Island, Benjamin Island, Bird Island, Cohen Island, Gull Island, Hump Island, Kishbrock Island, Lincoln Island, Little Island, Lynn Sisters, Mab Island, North Island, Ralston Island, Sentinel Island, Shelter Island, Strauss Rock,

Lakes:

Antler Lake, Peterson Lake, Salt Lake, Shelter Lake, Windfall Lake,

Mountains:

Auke Mountain, Thane Mountain,

Parks:

Auke Recreation Area, Shelter Island State Marine Park,

Rivers:

Eagle River, Herbert River,

Streams:

Bessie Creek, Boulder Creek, Canyon Creek, Cowee Creek, Davies Creek, Goose Creek, Lena Creek, Peterson Creek, Sawmill Creek, Shrine Creek, Slate Creek, Slate Creek, South Fork Cowee Creek, Tee Creek, Tenk Creek, Tusta Creek, Windfall Creek,

Routes:

Amalga Trail, Bessie Creek Trail, Davies Creek Trail, Herbert Glacier Trail, Point Bridget Trail, Windfall Lake Trail, Yankee Basin Trail,

Valleys:

Prairie Basin,

Cities:

Amalga (historical), Auke (historical), Dobson Landing, Lena Beach, Saint Terese, Tee Harbor,