Information About

Ivishak Pass

Quick Facts

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Location

67 ° 26' 59" N,
157 ° 31' 1" W

Region

Northwest Arctic

Elevation

1972 ft (601.07 m)

Ivishak Pass in Detail.

About

E end of Baird Mts., between Noatak and Kobuk River drainages, 40 mi. N of Shungnak, Brooks Range

History

Ivishak is an Eskimo name for iron oxide, used for making red paint; reported by Orth in 1956. See Redsonte River.

Places Near Ivishak Pass
Mountains:

Akillyik Mountain,

Mountain Passes:

Ivishak Pass, Naksrak Pass,

Streams:

Akillyik Creek,