Information About

The Thoroughfare

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 22' 0" N,
134 ° 15' 0" W

Region

Juneau

Elevation

3507 ft (1068.93 m)

Uses

The Thoroughfare in Detail.

About

extends NE from Martin Peak to Mount Thoroughfare, 10 mi. NE of Juneau, Coast Mts.

History

Local name reported by D. A. Brew and A. B. Ford, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in 1965.

Places Near The Thoroughfare
Areas:

Gull City,

Bars:

Cherokee Flats, Grizzly Bar,

Basins:

Evergreen Bowl, Last Chance Basin, Silverbow Basin, Upper Basin,

Bays:

Green Cove, Scow Cove, Sunny Cove, Taku Inlet,

Beaches:

Ready Bullion Beach,

Capes:

Arden Point, Bishop Point, Cooper Point, False Arden, Flat Point, Greely Point, Icy Point, Jaw Point, Norway Point, Point Salisbury, Southeast End, Tantallon Point, Tantallon Point,

Channels:

Gastineau Channel,

Cities:

Juneau,

Cliffs:

Two Echo Cliffs,

Dams:

Annex Lakes Dam, Douglas Island Reservoir Dam, Salmon Creek Dam,

Glaciers:

Dead Branch Norris Glacier, Death Valley Branch Norris Glacier, Leaking Glacier, Lemon Creek Glacier, Middle Branch Norris Glacier, Norris Glacier, North Branch Norris Glacier, Nugget Creek Glacier, Ptarmigan Glacier, Quartz Glacier, Southwest Branch Taku Glacier, Split Thumb Icefall,

Hills:

Court House Hill, Jamestown Hill, Starr Hill, Taku Hill,

Islands:

Juneau Island, Marmion Island,

Lakes:

Annex Lakes, Glory Lake, Loon Lakes, Oona Lake,

Mountains:

Amherst Peak, Annex Peak, Mount Bradley, Bulger Hill, Cairn Peak, Clark Peak, Deadview Peak, The Dukes, Emperor Peak, Gastineau Peak, Groundhog Hill, Guardian Mountain, Hawthorne Peak, Mount Juneau, Mount Maria, Martin Peak, Matin Peak, McDonough Peak, Middle Peak, Mineral Hill, Norris Mountain, North Nugget Spire, North Rhine Peak, Nugget Mountain, Observation Peak, Olds Mountain, Princess Peak, Rhino Peak, Roberts Peak, Scorpion Peak, Sheep Mountain, Slanting Peak, Snowdrift Peak, South Rhine Peak, Spencer Peak, Split Thumb, Thoroughfare Mountain, Topless Peak, True Summit, Vesper Peak, West Peak, West Summit,

Mountain Passes:

Echo Pass, Echo Pass, Igloo Pass,

Ridges:

Annex Ridge, Blackerby Ridge, Canyon Ridge, Chicken Ridge, Goat Ridge, Gold Ridge, Hawthorne Ridge, Heintzleman Ridge, The Horn, Juneau Ridge, Norris-Taku Ridge, Nugget Towers, Powerline Ridge, Ptarmigan Ridge, Salmon Creek Divide, Salmon Ridge, Sheep Creek Divide, Sol Thumb, The Thoroughfare, Twin Summit Ridge,

Rivers:

Salmon Fork,

Streams:

Annex Creek, Bear Creek, Bear Creek, Black Bear Creek, Bullion Creek, Canyon Creek, Canyon Creek, Carlson Creek, Cross Bay Creek, Dorothy Creek, Dupont Creek, Eagle Creek, Gold Creek, Gold Fork, Granite Creek, Grant Creek, Grindstone Creek, Groundhog Creek (historical), Ice Creek, Kowee Creek, Lawson Creek, Little Sheep Creek, Lurvey Creek, Nevada Creek, Paris Creek, Ready Bullion Creek, Rhine Creek, Sawmill Creek, Sheep Creek, Sheep Fork, Snowslide Creek, Stink Creek,

Routes:

Lemon Creek Trail, Moller Ski Trail, Mount Roberts Trail,

Valleys:

Arctic Gulch, Crooked Gulch, Death Valley, Dix Gulch, Geary Gulch, Glacier Basin, Gold Creek Valley, Goldstein Gulch, Grouse Gulch, Hardscrabble Gulch, Icy Gulch, Impregnable Basin, Lurvey Basin, Marmot Valley, Nugget Gulch, Prospect Gulch, Quartz Gulch (historical), Roberts Gulch, Sheep Creek Basin, Snowslide Gulch, Specimen Creek, Spring Gulch, Timber Gulch,

Cities:

Douglas, New Boston (historical), Sikanasankian (historical), Starr Hill, Thane, Treadwell (historical), Tsantikihin (historical), West Juneau,

Waterfalls:

Alaska Chief Falls, Ebner Falls, Grindstone Falls, Lost Rocker Falls, Suicide Falls,