Laida Rocks is a physical feature (pillar) in Kodiak Island Borough.
|Feature Name:||Laida Rocks|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||Off the N tip of Kupreanof Peninsula, on the N coast of Kodiak Island, 36 mi NW of Kodiak.|
|History:||This name is a partial transliteration by US@C&GS of the name "M(ys) Kamenistoy Laidy," meaning "Cape Rocky Reef," given by Sub. Lieutenant Murashev, Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), in 1839 or 1840 and published by the Russian Hydrographic Dept. on Chart 1425 in 1849. The Russian word "laida," meaning "bank" or "shoal," was published for this feature by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 7) Imperial Russian Navy (IRN).|
|Borough:||Kodiak Island 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 Laida Rocks does not include property ownership information.
(14.5 miles ENE)
Port Lions, AK
(17.7 miles ESE)
Port Wakefield, AK
(9.4 miles ENE)
(16.7 miles SSW)