Information About

Perue Peak

Quick Facts

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Location

56 ° 14' 26" N,
133 ° 29' 45" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Nearest City

Coffman Cove

Elevation

2966 ft (904.04 m)

Perue Peak in Detail.

About

On the NW end of Prince of Wales Island, 6.1 km (3.8 mi) ENE of Mount Calder and 7.7 km (4.8 mi) NW of Red Bay Mountain.

History

Name recommended by local citizens in 1979 to honor Morman Peru (1940-1978), logger who lived and worked in the area for several years and died in an airplane crash 10 mi N of this feature.

Places Near Perue Peak
Cities:

Calder, Holbrook,

Bars:

Finger Shoal, Helm Rock, Mariposa Reef,

Bays:

Port Protection, Buster Bay, Calder Bay, Davidson Inlet, Devilfish Bay, Labouchere Bay, Merrifield Bay, Red Bay, Sandy Bight, Shakan Bay, Shipley Bay, Wooden Wheel Cove,

Capes:

Point Baker, Point Barrie, Aneskett Point, Ruins Point, Totem Point,

Channels:

Dry Pass, Sumner Strait,

Dams:

Tuxkan Dam,

Hills:

Protection Head, White Bluff,

Islands:

Barrie Island, Barrier Island, Barrier Islands, Bell Island, Bluff Island, Danger Island, Dead Island, Divide Island, East Rock, False Island, Finger Islands, Flat Island, Fontaine Island, Hamilton Island, Jackson Island, Joe Mace Island, Kosciusko Island, Labouchere Island, Middle Island, Range Islet, Shakan Island, Shingle Island, Station Island, Strait Island, West Rock, Yellow Island,

Lakes:

El Capitan Lake, Hole-in-the-wall, Red Lake, Shipley Lake, Sutter Lake,

Mountains:

Mount Calder, El Capitan Peak, Mount Francis, Holbrook Mountain, The Nipples, Perue Peak, Pyramid Peak, Red Bay Mountain, Tokeen Peak,

Parks:

Joe Mace Island State Marine Park,

Mountain Passes:

Shakan Strait,

Streams:

Alder Creek, Baker Creek, Big Creek, Buster Creek, Camp Creek, Charcoal Creek, Creek Number 1, Creek Number 2, Creek Number 3, Creek Number 4, Creek Number Four, Creek Number One, Creek Number Three, Creek Number Two, Duck Creek, Fisher Creek, Flicker Creek, Goose Creek, Little Creek, Marble Creek, Mud Creek, Narrow Creek, Pine Creek, Pine Creek, Red Bay Creek, Salmon Creek, Shakan Creek, Shine Creek, Short Creek, Strait Creek, Sutter Creek, Tokhini Creek, Trout Creek,

Cities:

Labouchere Bay, Point Baker, Port Alexander, Port Protection,