Near Shonto in Navajo County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Location. 36° 40.804′ N, 110° 32.083′ W. Marker is near Shonto, Arizona, in Navajo County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Arizona Route 564 and County Route 221. Marker is located along the Sandal Trail, about 1/2 mile northeast of the Navajo National Monument Visitor Center. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shonto AZ 86054, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Utah Juniper (a few steps from this marker); Broadleaf Yucca (within shouting distance of this marker); Cliffrose (within shouting distance of this marker); Prehistoric Pioneers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Voices in the Canyon (about 300 feet away); Into The Memory (about 300 feet away); Pinyon Pine (about 600 feet away); Roundleaf Buffaloberry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shonto.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Sandal Trail, Navajo National
Also see . . . Ephedra viridis (Wikipedia). The drug ephedrine, an antidepressant and decongestant, is made from this and other Ephedra species. A tea can be made by boiling the stems, whence the common name, "green Mormon tea". (Submitted on January 13, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 13, 2020. This page originally submitted on January 12, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 13, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.