Information About

Akiknaak Peaks

Quick Facts

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Location

67 ° 47' 32" N,
157 ° 38' 41" W

Region

Northwest Arctic

Parent

Brooks Range

Elevation

1965 ft (598.93 m)

Uses

Akiknaak Peaks in Detail.

About

extends 4 mi. on S side of Noatak River valley, 33 mi. SW of Howard Pass; Brooks Range

History

Eskimo name meaning "against (along side)"; obtained in 1956 at Shungnak, Noatak, and Kobuk by Orth. separate peaks "stand against the other mountains."

Places Near Akiknaak Peaks
Ridges:

Akiknaak Peaks,

Streams:

Amakomanak Creek, Atongarak Creek,