Information About

Chitanana River

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Chitanana River on The Map

Location

64 ° 55' 38" N,
151 ° 31' 30" W

Region

Yukon-Koyukuk (CA)

Tributary to

Tanana River

Length

65 mi (104.61 km)

Elevation

226 ft (68.88 m)

Uses

Chitanana River in Detail.

About

heads in Chitanantala Mts., flows NE 65 mi. to Tanana River, 27 mi. SW of Manley Hot Springs; Nowitna Low.

History

Tanana Indian name reported in 1899 by Lieutenant J. S. Herron, USA; the stream was known to riverboat pilots as "Redlands Creek."