Haines, Chilkoot Inlet

Haines, Chilkoot Inlet

Go to Haines Haines is a small community on the Chilkat Peninsula at the north end of Lynn Canal between Chilkat Inlet and Chilkoot Inlet. The area was called Dtehshuh or “end of the trail” by the Tlingit that used a trail to portage canoes across the...
Bodega Head, Bodega Bay

Bodega Head, Bodega Bay

Go to Bodega Head Bodega Head is a promontory on the Pacific coast of northern California in Sonoma County, approximately 40 miles (64 km) northwest of San Francisco and 20 miles (32 km) west of Santa Rosa. The granitic headland juts out into the Pacific Ocean...
SS Islander, Green Cove

SS Islander, Green Cove

Go to Green Cove SS Islander was a steel hulled ocean liner, 240-feet (73 m) long with twin propellers, built in Scotland in 1888, and owned and operated by the Canadian-Pacific Navigation Company. She was built especially for the Inside Passage to Alaska and the...
Cape Lookout, Cape Lookout State Park

Cape Lookout, Cape Lookout State Park

Go to Cape Lookout Cape Lookout is one of the most striking and scenic headlands on the Pacific Coast. The cape is a narrow headland about 2 miles long (3.2 km) made of basaltic lava with vertical sea cliffs 800 feet (244 m) high. Extending north from the headland for...
Katalla, Controller Bay

Katalla, Controller Bay

Go to Katalla Katalla is a ghost town located on the Katalla River in the Chugach National Forest near Controller Bay and the Bering River, and about 50 miles (81 km) southeast of Cordova. The name is derived from the Eyak word for “bay”.  Oil and gas...