Information About

Thorofare River

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Thorofare River on The Map

Location

63 ° 24' 53" N,
150 ° 42' 43" W

Region

Denali

Tributary to

McKinley River

Tributaries

Glacier Creek,

Length

16 mi (25.75 km)

Elevation

2185 ft (665.99 m)

Uses

Thorofare River in Detail.

About

in Denali National Park, flows W from Sunset Glacier terminus to McKinley River, 6 mi. SW of Wonder Lake, Alaska Range

History

Shown on a 1921 field map of Mount McKinley National Park. So named because the stream's "valley has been an important caribou thorofare."

Thorofare River Gallery

Pictures of, from, or near Thorofare River.