Information About

Gravelly Creek

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Gravelly Creek on The Map

Location

55 ° 42' 27" N,
132 ° 36' 25" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

72 ft (21.95 m)

Uses

Gravelly Creek in Detail.

About

Flows S to the Thorne River, 4 km (2.5 mi) NE of Angel Lake and 4.8 km (3 mi) NE of Thorne Bay, on e coast of Prince of Wales I., Alex. Arch.

History

Named in 1956 by C. L. Sainsbury, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), "because it is eroded into a sequence of lava beds."