Information About

Arotak Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

68 ° 6' 41" N,
160 ° 3' 16" W

Region

Northwest Arctic

Elevation

669 ft (203.91 m)

Uses

Arotak Creek in Detail.

About

heads in Kingasivik Mts., flows SE to Noatak River, 27 mi. ESE of Misheguk Mtn., Brooks Range. 6 miles long.

History

Eskimo name referring to the stretch of Noatak River near this streams mouth which is "windy and cold" (argoag); obtained at Noatak in 1956 by Orth.