Information About

Rip Rock

Quick Facts

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Location

51 ° 46' 50" N,
176 ° 10' 7" W

Region

Aleutians West (CA)

Elevation

338 ft (103.02 m)

Uses

Rip Rock in Detail.

About

on NW coast of Cape Chisak, Little Tanaga I., Aleutian Islands.

History

So named by members of the U.S. Navy Aleutian Island Survey Expedition in 1934, because it is "marked by strong tide rips and overfalls."