Information About

Swan River

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Swan River on The Map

Location

59 ° 45' 0" N,
156 ° 31' 60" W

Region

Dillingham (CA)

Elevation

387 ft (117.96 m)

Swan River in Detail.

About

flows SW to Kakhtul River, 84 mi. NE of Dillingham, Alaska Range

History

Local name obtained in 1898 by J. E. Spurr and W. S. Post, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), from A Mittendorf, a local trader; published by Spurr (1900, p. 235), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The stream was shown as "Swan Creek" or "Estu-y-a-rok" on a 1910 manuscript map by H. C. Fasset, U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF).

Places Near Swan River
Mountain Ranges:

Stuyahok Hills,

Rivers:

Kakhtul River, Koktuli River, Stuyahok River, Swan River,

Streams:

Old Man Creek, Pike Creek,