Information About

Shoestring Dune

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Shoestring Dune on The Map

Location

65 ° 19' 60" N,
156 ° 55' 0" W

Region

Yukon-Koyukuk (CA)

Elevation

203 ft (61.87 m)

Uses

Shoestring Dune in Detail.

About

extends NE-SW in lower Koyukuk River valley, 25 mi. SW of Huslia.

History

So called in 1959, by F. R. Weber, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), because of the dunes' long linear shape.