Eastern Mojave Vegetation Uncle Jim Point, Coconino County, Arizona.
 
Gazetteer

Query: G.N.I.S.

Renamed by the National Park Service (NPS) for Uncle Jim Owens whose BuffaloPasture embraced the territory centering on this point in the early days. Owens was a pioneer settler and a famous lion hunter. The prior name, 'Natchi Point', referring to a sign in a Hopi Indian snake dance, was confused with 'Naji Point' on the North Rim and therefore replaced.


Elevation: 8323ft, 2537m.
 

No collections made at this location.
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Date and time this article was prepared:5:52:29 PM, 4/24/2019.