Gerstle River

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 64 ° 3' 25" N, 145 ° 8' 7" W
  • Region: Southeast Fairbanks (CA)
  • Uses:
  • Length: 40 mi (64.37 km)
  • Elevation: 1083 ft (330.1 m)
  • Tributary to: Tanana River


heads at Gerstle Glacier and flows N to Tanana River, 25 mi. SE of Big Delta, Alaska Range. 40 miles long.

Named in 1885 by Lieutenant H. T. Allen (1887, p. 13), USA, for "Lewis Gerstle, president of the Alaska Commercial Company."



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