Bear Island


Bear Island

Bear Island may refer to:

United States

*Bear Island (Minnesota), an island in Bear Island Lake, south of Ely
*Bear Island (North Carolina), an island that makes up most of Hammocks Beach State Park
*Bear Island (Connecticut), one of the Thimble Islands
*Bear Island (Maine), located in Northeast Harbor, Maine
*Bear Island (Maryland), located in Montgomery County, Maryland between the Potomac River and C&O Canal near Great Falls
*Bear Island (Norfolk County, Massachusetts), an island in Norfolk County, Massachusetts
*Bear Island (Plymouth County, Massachusetts), an island in Plymouth County, Massachusetts
*Bear Island (South Carolina), an island in eastern Colleton County, South Carolina
*Bear Island (Wisconsin), one of the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior
*Bear Island (Lake Winnipesaukee), an island in Lake Winnipesaukee
*Bear Island (Suncook River) in the Suncook River

Canada

* Bear Island (Lake Temagami), in Northern Ontario, Canada
* Bear Island (Nunavut), Labrador Sea, Nunavut
* Bear Islands, Hudson Bay, Nunavut

outhern hemisphere

* Bear Island (Antarctica)
* Bears Island (Tasmania)

Europe

* Bere Island, an island located in Ireland also known as Bear Island
* Bear Island (Norway), an arctic island of Norway, also known as Bjørnøya

Other

*"Bear Island" (novel), a novel by Alistair MacLean
*"Bear Island" (1979 film), a movie by Don Sharp made after the novel by Alistair MacLean

ee also

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  • Bear Island (Lake Winnipesaukee) — Bear Island is the second largest island in Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire, USA. In the summer it is accessible only by boat or helicopter because it is not connected to the mainland via a bridge. In the winter it can be reached by… …   Wikipedia

  • Bear Island (Antarctica) — Bear Island or Isla Teniente González is a rocky island lying 1 mile west of Stonington Island in Marguerite Bay, off the coast of Graham Land. Bear Island is located at coord|68.18|S|67.06|W|. Bear Island was presumably known to the British… …   Wikipedia

  • Bear Island (Maine) — Bear Island is an island located in Maine. It is one of the five islands of the Town of Cranberry Isles, Maine. The island is located just off of Northeast Harbor, Maine on Mount Desert Island. The island has a lighthouse built in 1889 and manned …   Wikipedia

  • Bear Island (Lake Temagami) — Bear Island, Ontario, Canada is home to the Temagami First Nation and is a portion of the Aboriginal community, the Teme Augama Anishnabai (the deep water people). The 1.8 sq mi / 4.66 km² island is the largest in Lake Temagami, about 95 km north …   Wikipedia

  • Bear Island (Maryland) — Bear Island is an island located in Montgomery County, Maryland between the Potomac River and the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal near the Great Falls. It is managed by the National Park Service as part of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National… …   Wikipedia

  • Bear Island (Connecticut) — Bear Island is one of the Thimble Islands off Stony Creek, a section of Branford, Connecticut. It is home to a former granite quarry, which exported high quality pink granite to such constructions as the Lincoln Memorial, Grant s Tomb and the… …   Wikipedia

  • Bear Island (film) — Bear Island is a 1979 British Canadian thriller film based on the novel Bear Island by Alistair MacLean. It was directed by Don Sharp and starred Donald Sutherland, Vanessa Redgrave, Richard Widmark, Christopher Lee and Lloyd Bridges.External… …   Wikipedia

  • Bear Island (Wisconsin) — Bear Island is one of the Apostle Islands of northern Wisconsin in Lake Superior, and is part of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Unlike nearby Madeline Island, it is not open to commercial development …   Wikipedia

  • Bear Island (Norway) — Infobox Islands name = Bear Island image caption = Bear Island is located north of mainland Norway, in the south of the native name = Bjørnøya native name link = Norwegian language nickname = location = Barents Sea coordinates =… …   Wikipedia


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