Cape Chagak is a physical feature (cape) in Aleutians West (CA) Borough.
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|Feature Name:||Cape Chagak|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||on N coast of Umnak I., Aleutian Islands.|
|History:||Aleut name published by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 25), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), as "Mys Chagakh" and "Mys Chigakh" or "Cape Chagakh" and "Cape Chigakh." These names are probably from the word "cidaq," meaning "young bird," and "cagaq," meaning "trench," according to R. H. Geoghegan. Father Ioann Veniaminov in 1846 translated the Aleut word "chagaq" as "natural hole" or "chasm."|
|Borough:||Aleutians West (CA) 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 Cape Chagak does not include property ownership information.
(9.8 miles ENE)
(17.8 miles S)