Desolation Creek

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 68 ° 42' 11" N, 151 ° 53' 54" W
  • Region: North Slope
  • Uses:
  • Elevation: 1014 ft (309.07 m)


flows NW 14 mi. to Siksikpuk River, SW of Gunsight Mtn., 40 mi. N of Anaktuvuk Pass; Arctic Slope.

so named about 1950 by W. W. Patton, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), "because it drains part of a desolate lowland between the Siksikpuk and Anatuvuk Rivers."



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