Information About

Simik Hill

Quick Facts

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Location

67 ° 49' 60" N,
164 ° 21' 0" W

Region

Northwest Arctic

Elevation

341 ft (103.94 m)

Uses

Simik Hill in Detail.

About

10 mi. SW of Jarvis Mtn. and 9 mi. NE of Kivalina, Arctic Slope

History

Eskimo name meaning "stopper" or "plug" so called because from upriver the hill seems to block the Kivalina River; reported in 1966 by E. S. Burch. Burch.