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Eklutna River

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 27' 29" N,
149 ° 25' 8" W

Region

Anchorage

Length

22 mi (35.41 km)

Uses

Eklutna River in Detail.

About

heads at Eklutna Glacier terminus, flows NW through Eklutna Lake to Knik Arm, 4 mi. NE of Birchwood and 23 mi. NE of Anchorage, Cook Inlet Low. 22 miles long.

History

heads at Eklutna Glacier terminus, flows NW through Eklutna Lake to Knik Arm, 4 mi. NE of Birchwood and 23 mi. NE of Anchorage, Cook Inlet Low.

Places Near Eklutna River
Areas:

Ch-atan Kaq-, Chuqilin Kaq-, Skitnu Hdakaq-,

Bays:

Goose Bay,

Cities:

Eagle River, Wasilla,

Dams:

Lower Eklutna Dam, Memory Lake Estates Dam Number 1, Memory Lake Estates Dam Number 2,

Flats:

Duck Flats, Eklutna Flats,

Lakes:

Anderson Lake, Baptist Pond, Baptist Pond, Lake Barbara, Beach Lake, Beverly Lake, Beverly Lake, Black Lake, Bruce Lake, Bruns Lake, Chignaki Pond, Clear Lake, Cloudy Lake, Cloudy Lake, Lake Clunie, Cornelius Lake, Cottonwood Lake, Dandy Lake, Dinkel Lake, Dry Lake, Duck Lake, Dusk Lake, Edmonds Lake, Emerald Lake, Finger Lake, Fuller Lake, Gooding Lake, Hart Lake, Hess Lake, Island Lake, Jacobsen Lake, Jaland Lake, Johnson Lake, June Lake, Kalmbach Lake, Kennedy Lake, Kepler Lake, Kings Lake, Klaire Lake, Loberg Lake, Long Lake, Lower Fire Lake, Lucile Lake, Lucy Lake, Matanuska Lake, Meier Lake, Memory Lake, Merri Belle Lake, Minor Lake, Mirror Lake, Mud Lake, Mud Lake, Mud Lake, Neklason Lake, Nik-udatl-ech-a Bena, Paradise Lake, Psalm Lake, Railroad Lake, Rainbow Lake, Reed Lake, Reedy Lake, Reflections Lake, Totuck Lake, Triangle Lake, Upper Fire Lake, Walby Lake, Waldon Lake, Wallace Lake, Wasilla Lake, Weinie Lake, Wolf Lake,

Locales:

3 Bowls, Cotton Grass, Dog Bowl, Koch, Nike Chutes,

Mountains:

Mount Eklutna, Mount Gordon Lyon, Highland Mountain, Little Teton Mountain, Mount Magnificent, Rendezvous Peak,

Parks:

Beach Lake Park, Edmonds Lake Park, Finger Lake State Recreation Site, Loretta French Park, Mirror Lake State Wayside Park, Peters Creek Community Park, Wolf Lake State Recreation Site,

Mountain Passes:

Cottonwood Slough, Palmer Slough, Rabbit Slough, Spring Creek,

Peaks:

Bear Mountain, Gold Star Peak, South Raina Peak, Mount William Barrett,

Rivers:

Eklutna River, Knik River, Matanuska River, South Fork Eagle River,

Streams:

Carol Creek, Coal Creek, Cottonwood Creek, Cottonwood Creek, Crocker Creek, Falling Water Creek, Fire Creek, Government Creek, Htidaghituntnu, Little Peters Creek, Meadow Creek, Mink Creek, Moon Princess Creek, Parks Creek, Peters Creek, Spring Creek, Thunder Bird Creek, Wasilla Creek,

Routes:

Bear Point Trail, Blacktail Ptarmigan Rocks Trail, Eagle River Green Belt Trail, Eagle River North Fork Access Trail, Meadow Creek Trail, Mile High Ridge Trail, Mile High Saddle Trail, Mount Eklutna Trail, Mt Baldy Trail, Peters Valley Trail, Ptarmigan Valley Trail, Rondevous Peak Spur Trail, Rondevous Peak Trail, Rondevous Ridge Trail, Thunderbird Falls Trail,

Cities:

Birchwood, Chugiak, Cottonwood, Eklutna, Gateway, Matanuska, Meadow Lakes, Peters Creek, Tanaina,

Waterfalls:

Barbara Falls, Thunder Bird Falls,