Information About

Whale Pass

Quick Facts

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Location

56 ° 6' 55" N,
133 ° 7' 15" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

138 ft (42.06 m)

Uses

Whale Pass in Detail.

About

Located on the NE shore of Prince of Wales Island, near the head of Whale Passage, 40 km (25 mi) SE of Point Baker, 63 km (39 mi) SW of Wrangell.

History

Named for the nearby feature Whale Passage.

Places Near Whale Pass
Bays:

California Bay, Clam Cove, Exchange Cove, Kahli Cove, Ragged Cove, Red Bay, Rocky Bay, Rocky Cove, Salmon Bay, Sandy Bight, Sarheen Cove, Sarkar Cove, Tunga Inlet,

Capes:

Point Barnes, Aneskett Point, Bay Point, Dargun Point, Keg Point, Kutegi Point, Macnamara Point, Sarkar Point, Shikat Point,

Channels:

Brockman Pass, El Capitan Passage, Kashevarof Passage, Ossipee Channel, Skookumchuck, Snow Passage, Whale Passage,

Hills:

Pin Peak,

Islands:

Aikens Rock, Bell Island, Brockman Island, Burnt Island, Bush Rock, Bushy Island, Cap Island, Clam Island, Danger Island, Dead Island, Deer Rocks, Dot Island, East Island, Echo Island, El Capitan Island, Exchange Island, Fire Island, Flat Island, Graveyard Island, Hub Rock, Kassan Islands, Keski Island, Mabel Island, Middle Islands, North Island, Range Islet, Rookery Islands, Rookery Islands, Round Island, Sangao Island, Shrubby Island, Spanberg Island, Stevenson Island, Tenass Island, Thorne Island, Tide Island, West Island,

Lakes:

Barnes Lake, Cavern Lake, Exchange Lake, Gold and Galligan Lagoon, Neck Lake, Red Lake, Salmon Bay Lake, Salt Water Lagoon, Sarkar Lake, Sink Hole Lake, Sweetwater Lake, Twin Island Lake,

Mountains:

El Capitan Peak,

Mountain Passes:

Skookumschuck,

Rapids:

Deadmans Riffle, Indian Creek Rapids,

Streams:

Lake Bay Creek, Big 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, Exchange Creek, Galligan Creek, Hatchery Creek, Indian Creek, Lava Creek, Logjam Creek, Mabel Creek, Narrow Creek, Pine Creek, Red Bay Creek, Salmon Creek, Salmon Creek, Sarkar Creek, Short Creek, Squaw Creek, Tokhini Creek,

Cities:

Lake Bay (historical), Deweyville (historical), New Tokeen, Whale Pass,

Waterfalls:

Sockeye Falls,