Sarana 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 Sarana Island, (2) A listing of the nearest hotels to Sarana Island and (3) Driving Directions to Sarana Island from almost anywhere. The location of Sarana 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:||Sarana Island|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||10 mi. SW of Dolgoi I., at SW end of Aleutian Range|
|History:||Russian name published by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), as "O(strov) Sarannoy" meaning "Martagon Island." The martagon is a kind of lily grown on the Kamchatka Peninsula and was used to make liquor for the Bering Expedition in 1738 (Bancroft, 1886, p. 57). "Saranoy", the transliteration of the Russian name, was published in 1888 by U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF).|
|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 Sarana Island does not include property ownership information.
|Belkofski, AK (10 miles NNW)|