Elephant Point is a physical feature (cape) in Northwest Arctic Borough.
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|Feature Name:||Elephant Point|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||extends NE into Eschscholtz Bay, 44 mi. SW of Selawik, Kotzebue-Kobuk Low.|
|History:||Named in 1826 by Captain Beechey (1831, p. 323), Royal Navy (RN), who wrote, "I bestowed the name of Elephant upon the point, to mark its vincinity to the place where the fossils (bones of elephants) were found ***." Name published o n|
|Borough:||Northwest Arctic 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 Elephant Point does not include property ownership information.
|Elephant Point, AK (< 0.1 mile W)|