Point Petrof is a physical feature (cape) in Aleutians East Borough.
|Feature Name:||Point Petrof|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||on NW tip of Sanak I., Aleutian Range|
|History:||Russian name published by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), as "M(ys) Petrova" or "Petrof's Cape." According to U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), "The residents of Sanak call Point Petrof, McLoughlins Point * * * Many years ago a man by that name lived at Point Petrof.|
|Borough:||Aleutians East 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 Point Petrof does not include property ownership information.
(< 0.1 mile)
Pauloff Harbor, AK
(5.5 miles ESE)