Akiak Creek

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 67 ° 21' 22" N, 158 ° 37' 31" W
  • Region: Northwest Arctic
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  • Elevation: 154 ft (46.94 m)


flows SE to Hunt River 11 mi. N of that stream's junction with Kobuk River, 52 mi. NW of Shungnak, Brooks Range. 20 miles long.

Eskimo name meaning its opposite (equivalent), or in another sense fork of the Hunt River; obtained at Shungnak in 1956 by Orth.



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