Information About

Elbow Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 49' 1" N,
152 ° 44' 18" W

Region

Kodiak Island

Elevation

13 ft (3.96 m)

Uses

Elbow Creek in Detail.

About

flows NE and NW to Sharatin Bay, 12 mi. W of Kodiak, Kodiak I. 8.5 miles long.

History

Descriptive name given in 1933 by Gerald Fitzgerald, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), "because of the very abrupt change in the course of the creek."

Places Near Elbow Creek
Archipelagos:

Kashevaroff Mountain,

Bars:

Big Rock, Danger Reef, Deranof Rock, Ilkognak Rock, Shag Rocks, Skipwith Reefs, Thomas Rock, Village Reefs,

Bays:

Anton Larsen Bay, Back Bay, Barabara Cove, Fox Bay, Kizhuyak Bay, Neva Cove, Settler Cove, Shakmanof Cove, Sharatin Bay, Waskanareska Bay, Womens Bay,

Capes:

Afognak Point, Bare Point, Bird Point, Bruhn Point, Chernof Point, Chiachi Point, Crag Point, Dirovati Point, Dolphin Point, Dovolno Point, Entrance Point, Far Point, Frye Point, Graveyard Point, Head Point, Inner Point, Kekur Point, Kizhuyak Point, Leto Point, Lipsett Point, Low Cape, Nachalni Point, Near Point, Nochlega Point, Occident Point, Opasni Point, Orient Point, Otrubistoi Point, Peregrebni Point, Pestchani Point, Pokati Point, Seredni Point, Shakmanof Point, Shannon Point, Shoal Point, Talnik Point, Three Pillar Point, Uzkosti Point, Yuzhni Point,

Channels:

Afognak Strait, Eastern Passage, The Narrows, The Slough, Whale Passage,

Cities:

Port Lions,

Dams:

Port Lions Dam,

Flats:

Bell Flats,

Islands:

Deranof Island, Hog Island, Koniuji Island, Larsen Island, Larsen Island, Little Raspberry Island, Low Island, Mary Island, Nachalni Island, Three Brothers, Treeless Island, Whale Island,

Lakes:

Lake Aurel, Beaver Lake, Buskin Lake, Lake Caroline, Lake Cicely, Heitman Lake, Jack Lake, Lake Leanne, Lake Lee, Lake Orbin, Lake Phil,

Mountains:

Barometer Mountain, Center Mountain, Cope Mountain, Crown Mountain, Elbow Mountain, Mount Ellison, Erskine Mountain, Heitman Mountain, Old Womens Mountain, Pyramid Mountain, Raymond Peak, Sharatin Mountain,

Ridges:

Eddys Range,

Rivers:

Red Cloud River,

Streams:

Bear Creek, Elbow Creek, Panamaroff Creek, Russian Creek, Salonie Creek, Salt Creek, Sargent Creek, Small Creek,

Routes:

Barometer Mountain Trail,

Cities:

Afognak, Aleut Village, Womens Bay,