Information About

Gates of the Arctic

Quick Facts

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Location

67 ° 49' 52" N,
150 ° 52' 40" W

Region

Yukon-Koyukuk (CA)

Parent

Brooks Range

Elevation

1460 ft (445.01 m)

Uses

Gates of the Arctic in Detail.

About

on North Fork Koyukuk River, between Frigid Crags and Boreal Mtn., 37 mi. NW of Wiseman, Brooks Range

History

Named in 1929 by Marshall (1956, p. 7), who reported, "I bestowed the name of Gates of the Arctic on them * * *."