heads in the De Long Mts. 5 mi. N of Sheep Mtn., at 682300N1625400W and flows SW to Kivalina Lagoon, E of Kivalina, and 42 mi. NW of Noatak, Kotzcbue-Kobuk Low. 80 miles long
Eskimo name reported by Lieutenant G. M. Stoney, U.S. Navy (USN), in 1886, as "Woleek."