Sanak Harbor is a physical feature (bay) in Aleutians East Borough.
|Feature Name:||Sanak Harbor|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||on NW coast of Sanak I., Aleutian Range|
|History:||Name derived from Sanak Island and reported by US@C&GS in 1919. This harbor is shown on a sketch published by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), entitled "Ochyerk Gavanina NW Stor O(stro) va Sannakh" meaning "Sketch of the harbor in the northwest part of the island of Sannakh." The US@C&GS misinterpreted this title and published the name Acherk (sketch) Harbor on Charts 817 and 8901 in 1875.|
|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 Sanak Harbor does not include property ownership information.
(< 0.1 mile)
Pauloff Harbor, AK
(5.1 miles ESE)