Information About

Ernie Creek

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Ernie Creek on The Map

Location

67 ° 54' 44" N,
150 ° 50' 38" W

Region

Yukon-Koyukuk (CA)

Elevation

1663 ft (506.88 m)

Ernie Creek in Detail.

About

flows S from Ernie Pass to North Fork Koyukuk River, 28 mi. SE of Anaktuvuk Pass and 39 mi. NW of Wiseman, Brooks Range. 14 miles long.

History

Named about 1930 by Marshall (1956, p. 7, 8) for "Ernie Johnson of Bettles, the most famous trapper of the North Fork * * * ."