Information About

Shoe Island

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Shoe Island on The Map

Location

54 ° 56' 59" N,
132 ° 44' 47" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

75 ft (22.86 m)

Shoe Island in Detail.

About

In Tlevak Strait, 1 mi N of Long Island and 6 mi NNE of Howkan, Alex. Arch.

History

Named by Lieutenant Commander H. E. Nichols, U.S. Navy (USN) in 1881, because of its shape.

Places Near Shoe Island
Areas:

South Rocks, Triplet Rocks,

Archipelagos:

Bay Islands, McFarland Islands, Sukkwan Island,

Bars:

Howkan Reef, Mill Reef, Pond Rock, Shoe Rock,

Bays:

Port Bazan, Alder Cove, American Bay, Anchorage Cove, Bolles Inlet, Cleva Bay, Coning Inlet, Cordova Bay, Datzkoo Harbor, Dova Bay, Dunbar Inlet, Eek Inlet, Elbow Bay, Essowah Harbor, Grace Harbor, Ham Cove, Hassiah Inlet, Hetta Inlet, Island Bay, Kaigani Harbors, Kasook Inlet, Mabel Bay, Mission Cove, Mud Bay, Natoma Bay, Nina Cove, North Kaigani Harbor, Nutkwa Inlet, Pond Bay, Rose Inlet, Security Cove, Shoe Inlet, South Kaigani Harbor, Touchit Cove, Vesta Bay,

Capes:

Coning Point, Corlies Point, Dix Point, Eek Point, Essowah Point, Kaigani Point, Keete Point, Keg Point, Kellogg Point, Lime Point, Luke Point, Middle Point, Natoma Point, Nutkwa Point, Parrot Point, Rose Point, Round Point, Security Point, Vesta Point, Point Webster,

Channels:

Howkan Narrows, Jackson Passage, Kaigani Strait, Sukkwan Strait,

Flats:

Sukkwan Lake,

Islands:

Abalone Island, Aston Island, Blanket Island, Bushy Island, Channel Islands, Clump Island, Corlies Islands, Crow Island, Dead Pine Island, Flat Island, Grand Island, Grass Island, Helen Island, Jackson Island, Keete Island, Lacey Island, Lone Tree Island, Long Island, Mabel Island, Mellen Rock, Parrot Rock, Profit Island, Shoe Island, Square Island, West Mill Rock,

Lakes:

Essowah Lakes, Kasook Lake, Parrot Lake, Lake Seclusion,

Mountains:

Cone Mountain, Grace Mountain,

Pillars:

Turn Rock,

Cities:

Copper City (historical), Howkan (historical), Long Island,

Waterfalls:

Nutkwa Falls,