Basset 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 Basset Island, (2) A listing of the nearest hotels to Basset Island and (3) Driving Directions to Basset Island from almost anywhere. The location of Basset 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:||Basset Island|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||in Albatross Anchorage on S coast of Alaska Peninsula, 9 mi. NNW of Swedania Point, Aleutian Range. 300 feet wide.|
|History:||Named "Fassett Island" in 1893 by U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF), for H. C. Fassett of that agency; published as "Bassett Island" in 1912 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS).|
|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 Basset Island does not include property ownership information.
|Herendeen Bay, AK (12.4 miles NNW)|