Amak Island is a physical feature (island) in Aleutians East Borough.
In the Maps and Aerial Photos section below, you'll find links to: (1) Local area photos around Amak Island, (2) A listing of the nearest hotels to Amak Island and (3) Driving Directions to Amak Island from almost anywhere. The location of Amak Island is marked on an interactive map. The map can be searched by either business name or business category.
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|Feature Name:||Amak Island|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||in Bering Sea, 20 mi. NW of village of Cold Bay; Bristol Bay Low. 3 miles wide,|
|History:||Aleut name published as "O(strov) Amak" or "Amak Island", by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN). the name "burial place" from amiknaq (place of impurity).|
|Borough:||Aleutians East Borough|
Note that you do not have the right to enter private property without the owner's permission. You do have a right to access goverment property that is open to the general public. The GNIS Feature Detail Report for Amak Island does not include property ownership information.