Information About

Nikiski

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 41' 25" N,
151 ° 17' 20" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Elevation

135 ft (41.15 m)

Uses

Nikiski in Detail.

About

On NW section of the Kenai Peninsula 15.3 km (9.5 mi) N of Kenai.

History

Former Tanaina Indian village and boat landing. The U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) Coast Pilot (1964, p. 78) states that it is now a barge wharf; recent U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) maps indicated a site with two or three buildings. See Nikishka No. 3.