Information About

Calahonda Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 55' 58" N,
139 ° 32' 28" W

Region

Yakutat

Nearest City

Yakutat

Calahonda Creek in Detail.

About

heads in a glacier and flows NW to Disenchantment Bay 3.6 mi. NE of Point Latouche and 28 mi. NNE of Yakutat, St. Elias Mts. 6.5 miles long.

History

Named "Cala Honda" meaning "deep creek," on July 3, 1791, by Captain Alessandro Malaspina, "because at its mouth no bottom was found at 120 fathoms."