Priest Rock is a physical feature (bar) in Aleutians West (CA) Borough.
Sorry, no local resorces for this location!
|Feature Name:||Priest Rock|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||off Cape Kalekta on NE coast of Unalaska I., Aleutian Islands.|
|History:||Descriptive name used locally because of the resemblance of the rock to a Russian priest. Captain Lutke (1836, p. 281), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), says: The broken-down cliffs and isolated rocks sometimes take the most fantastic forms; as, for example, the one just in front of Cape Kalekta exactly resembles an old man having his head inclined and his arms crossed on his breast.|
|Borough:||Aleutians West (CA) 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 Priest Rock does not include property ownership information.
Dutch Harbor, AK
(10.9 miles SW)
(14.7 miles SSE)