Frederick Sound, Alaska

Frederick_Sound_MapFrederick Sound (also called Prince Frederick Sound) is a passage of water in the Alexander Archipelago in southeastern Alaska that separates Kupreanof Island to the south from Admiralty Island in the north. Frederick Sound was named by Captain George Vancouver for Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany in 1794.

It is a popular location for watching whales and has excellent opportunities for fishing.

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