Alapah Creek

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 68 ° 28' 25" N, 150 ° 59' 9" W
  • Region: North Slope
  • Uses:
  • Elevation: 2077 ft (633.07 m)


Heads on NW slope of Alapah Mountain, flows NNW for approx. 25 mi, through Shainin Lake, and NE 6 mi to the Kanayut River approx. 25 mi upstream from the Anaktuvuk River.

Named by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geologists, in 1950, after the mountain on which it heads.



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