Chiswell Islands, Kenai Fjords National Park

Chiswell Islands, Kenai Fjords National Park

Go to Chiswell Islands The Chiswell Islands are located at the entrance to Aialik Bay in Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska. They are a group of rocky and uninhabited islands accessible only by boat. The area was heavily glaciated, and is seismically active, and...
Point Pinos Light, Pacific Grove

Point Pinos Light, Pacific Grove

Go to Point Pinos The Point Pinos Light in Pacific Grove, California is the oldest continuously operating lighthouse on the West Coast of the United States. The lighthouse is still an active U.S. Coast Guard aid to navigation surrounded by the Pacific Grove Municipal...
Bryn Mawr Glacier, College Fjord

Bryn Mawr Glacier, College Fjord

Go to Bryn Mawr Glacier Bryn Mawr Glacier flows southeast for about 4.5 miles (7 km) to Harvard Arm of College Fjord, in Prince William Sound, Alaska. The glacier is located about 2 miles (3 km) northwest of College Point and 52 miles (84 km) west of Valdez, Alaska....
Tillamook Head, Ecola State Park

Tillamook Head, Ecola State Park

Go to Tillamook Head Tillamook Head is a high promontory on the Pacific coast of northwest Oregon. It is located about 5 miles (8 km) southwest of Seaside. The promontory forms a steep rocky bluff on the ocean, approximately 1,200 feet (366 m) high, located in Ecola...
FV Kathy Joanne, Chugach Bay

FV Kathy Joanne, Chugach Bay

Go to Chugach Bay The fishing vessel Kathy Joanne lost power, broached in heavy seas, and was blown ashore at Badger Point in Chugach Bay, Alaska on January 15, 1983. Badger Point is named after Badger Hill, a mountain in the coastal rainforest on the outer Kenai...