Information About

Ayiyak Mesa

Quick Facts

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Location

68 ° 53' 56" N,
152 ° 3' 16" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

1371 ft (417.88 m)

Uses

Ayiyak Mesa in Detail.

About

4 mi. NW of junction of Ayiyak and Chandler Rivers, 54 mi. NW of Anaktuvuk Pass, Arctic Slope. 4 miles long.

History

Eskimo name used by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geologists during the exploration of Naval Petroleum Reserve No. 4; name given in 1944.

Places Near Ayiyak Mesa
Areas:

North Slope,

Mountains:

Ayiyak Mesa, Gunsight Mountain,

Mountain Passes:

Gunsight Pass,

Ridges:

Grandstand Ridge,

Rivers:

Ayiyak River, Siksikpuk River,

Streams:

Autumn Creek, Desolation Creek,

Valleys:

Ningolik Valley, Ninngolik Valley,