Information About

Akurekvik Pass

Quick Facts

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Location

67 ° 12' 9" N,
155 ° 1' 55" W

Region

Northwest Arctic

Parent

Brooks Range

Elevation

991 ft (302.06 m)

Uses

Akurekvik Pass in Detail.

About

in Schwatka Mts., at head of Beaver Creek, 12 mi. W of head of Walker Lake, Brooks Range

History

Akurekvik is the Eskimo name for Beaver Creek and literally means place where beaver is hunted; recorded at Kobuk in 1956 by Orth.

Places Near Akurekvik Pass
Mountains:

Mount Igikpak,

Mountain Passes:

Akurekvik Pass,

Streams:

Inyuilak Creek,