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Devils Prongs

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Location

57 ° 48' 45" N,
152 ° 28' 0" W

Region

Kodiak Island

Parent

Kodiak Island

Elevation

1896 ft (577.9 m)

Uses

Devils Prongs in Detail.

About

On Kodiak Island, 2 mi NW of Kodiak, extends SW 1.8 mi. at head of Monashaka Bay.

History

named in 1869 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), Russian naval officers in 1808 gave descriptive name "gory Chyernysheva," meaning "Black Mountains," published by Lieutenant Sarichev (1826, map 16), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN).

Places Near Devils Prongs
Archipelagos:

Kashevaroff Mountain,

Bars:

Big Rock, Channel Rock, Cyane Rock, Discovery Rocks, Hutchinson Reef, Kalsin Reef, Nyman Spit, Pinnacle Rock, Refuge Rock, Saint George Rock, Skipwith Reefs, Vasilief Rock,

Bays:

Anton Larsen Bay, Balika Basin, Balika Cove, Brookers Lagoon, Chasovina Cove, Chiniak Bay, Cook Bay, Crab Lagoon, Gibson Cove, Icon Bay, Island Bay, Isthmus Bay, Kalsin Bay, Knee Bay, Kodiak Harbor, Little Cove, Middle 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, Womens Bay,

Beaches:

Finny Beach, Happy Beach, Holiday Beach,

Capes:

Azimuth Point, Black Point, Broad Point, Bruhn Point, Cliff Point, Course Point, Crag Point, East Cape, Entrance Point, Frye Point, Icehouse Point, Isthmus Point, Kizhuyak Point, Midway Point, Miller Point, North Cape, Nyman Peninsula, Ostrof Point, Otmeloi Point, Ouzinkie Point, Pestriak Point, Pony Point, Sawmill Point, Seredni Point, Shakmanof Point, Shannon Point, South Point, Spruce Cape, Termination Point, Zapadni Point,

Channels:

Eastern Passage, 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, Inner Humpback Rock, Isthmus Island, Jug Island, Kalsin Island, Kekur Island, Kulichkof Island, Larsen Island, Larsen Island, Long Island, Low Island, Mary Island, Middle Island, Near Island, Nelson Island, Popof Island, Prokoda Island, Puffin Island, Queer Island, Refuge Island, Rocky Islet, Round Island, Spruce Island, Svitlak Island, Taliudek Island, Three Brothers, The Triplets, Twin Islet, Uski Island, Utesistoi 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, Mayflower Lake, Mission Lake, Lake Orbin, Peninsula Lake, Lake Phil, Potatopatch Lake, Salt Lake, Sawmill Lake, Seldevoe Lagoon, Snag Lake, Southern Lake, Tanignak Lake, Lake Una,

Mountains:

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

Pillars:

Taller Pinnacle,

Ridges:

Eddys Range, Zaimka Ridge,

Rivers:

American River, Buskin River, Red Cloud River,

Streams:

Bear Creek, Black Canyon Creek, Devils Creek, East Fork Twin Creek, Mayflower Creek, Monashka Creek, Myrtle Creek, Panamaroff Creek, Pillar Creek, Roslyn Creek, Russian Creek, Salonie Creek, Salt Creek, Sargent Creek, Small Creek, Twin Creek, Virginia Creek, West Fork Twin Creek,

Routes:

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

Cities:

Aleksashkina, Mill Bay, Pestriak (historical), Womens Bay, Yelovoi (historical),