Information About

Nuyakuk River

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Nuyakuk River on The Map

Location

59 ° 48' 8" N,
157 ° 26' 13" W

Region

Dillingham (CA)

Tributary to

Nushagak River

Tributaries

Tikchik River,

Length

36 mi (57.94 km)

Elevation

177 ft (53.95 m)

Nuyakuk River in Detail.

About

heads at Tikchik Lake, flows SE 36 mi. to Nushagak River, 65 mi. NE of Dillingham; Bristol Bay Low.

History

the Eskimo name "Tikchik River" was published in 1898 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS); recorded as "Nu-ya-kok or (Tik-chik)" on a 1910 manuscript map by H. C. Fassett, U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF).

Places Near Nuyakuk River
Mountains:

Ketok Mountain,

Rivers:

Nuyakuk River,

Streams:

Harris Creek, Napotoli Creek,

Cities:

Koliganek,