Eldred Rock Light, Lynn Canal

See more pictures of Eldred Rock here: Go to Eldred Rock Eldred Rock is located in Lynn Canal, about 2.7 miles (4.4 km) southeast of Kataguni Island, and 55 miles (89 km) northwest of Juneau, Alaska. The rock was named in 1880 by Marcus Baker for his wife, Sarah...

Red River Chert, Kodiak Island

See more pictures of Red River Chert here: Go to Red River Chert The Red River is a stream that flows south for about 4.5 miles (7 km), and enters Shelikof Strait 2 miles (3.2 km) east of Bumble Bay, on the west coast of Kodiak Island, Alaska. The name is a...

Oregon Dunes, Reedsport

See more pictures of Oregon Dunes here: Go to Oregon Dunes The Oregon Dunes are located between the Coos River in North Bend and the Siuslaw River in Florence, Oregon. These dunes are the largest expanse of coastal sand dunes in North America with some reaching...

Point Barrow, Arctic Ocean

See more pictures of Point Barrow here: Go to Point Barrow Point Barrow is a narrow point of land between the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas, and is the northernmost point in Alaska. The point was named by Captain Frederick William Beechey, of the Royal Navy, in September...

Jude Island, Alaska Peninsula

See more pictures of Jude Island here: Go to Jude Island Jude Island is about 0.2 miles (0.3 km) across, and located in the Pacific Ocean off the Alaska Peninsula, between Unga and Wosnesenski lslands. The island was named “Apostle Jude Island” by Captain...