Information About

Fire Creek

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Fire Creek on The Map

Location

68 ° 26' 52" N,
153 ° 10' 35" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

2231 ft (680.01 m)

Uses

Fire Creek in Detail.

About

heads at glacier terminus, flows NE to Okokmilaga River 26 mi. SE of its junction with Killik River, Brooks Range. 9 miles long.

History

Named in 1951 by W. W. Patton, W. R. Brosge, and M. D. Mangus, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), during exploration of Naval Petroelum Reserve No. 4.