Shale Wall Bluff is a physical feature (cliff) in North Slope Borough.
Sorry, no local resorces for this location!
|Feature Name:||Shale Wall Bluff|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||On the W bank of the Nanushuk River, 16 mi upstream from the mouth of the Anaktuvuk River, 10 mi. SE of Outpost Mtn. and 36 mi. SE of Umiat, Arctic Slope.|
|History:||Named by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geologists during the exploration of Naval Petroleum Reserve No. 4, between 1944 and 1953, "because a name was needed for a type locality for the Shale Wall member of the Seabee formation."|
|Borough:||North Slope 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 Shale Wall Bluff does not include property ownership information.