Peril Strait is a narrow channel of water that some smaller ships and the Marine Highway ferries use to get to Sitka from the Inside Passage. The current can be very brisk, so ships have to time their passage during a slack tide.
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Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory Detail:United States of America
Keywords:AK, Alaska, Baranof, Chichagof, North America, Peril, Peril Strait, Sitka, USA, United States, current, island, strait