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Homestake Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 45' 42" N,
149 ° 24' 6" W

Region

Matanuska-Susitna

Elevation

2418 ft (737.01 m)

Uses

Homestake Creek in Detail.

About

flows NW to Willow Creek, 14 mi. NW of Palmer, Talkeetna Mts. 1.8 miles long.

History

Local name reported in 1913 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) (Brooks and others, 1914, fig. 2).

Places Near Homestake Creek
Airports:

Microdot Ridge,

Cities:

Wasilla,

Crags:

4th of July Wall,

Dams:

Independence Mine Dam, Memory Lake Estates Dam Number 1, Memory Lake Estates Dam Number 2,

Lakes:

Anderson Lake, Baird Lake, Baptist Pond, Baptist Pond, Beverly Lake, Beverly Lake, Black Lake, Bradley Lake, Bruce Lake, Canoe Lake, Chignaki Pond, Clear Lake, Cornelius Lake, Cottonwood Lake, Dandy Lake, Dry Lake, Dusk Lake, Echo Lake, Emerald Lake, Finger Lake, Fuller Lake, Gold Cord Lake, Gooding Lake, Hart Lake, Hess Lake, Irene Lake, Island Lake, Jacobsen Lake, Jaland Lake, Johnson Lake, June Lake, Kalmbach Lake, Kennedy Lake, Kepler Lake, Kings Lake, Klaire Lake, Loberg Lake, Long Lake, Lucile Lake, Matanuska Lake, Meier Lake, Memory Lake, Merri Belle Lake, Mud Lake, Mud Lake, Mud Lake, Neklason Lake, Paradise Lake, Pinnacle Lake, Reed Lake, Summit Lake, Totuck Lake, Triangle Lake, Walby Lake, Wallace Lake, Wasilla Lake, Wolf Lake,

Locales:

7 Sacred Chutes, April Bowl, Baby Ruth, Bennet's Ridge, Black Prospect, Eldorodo Bowl, Face of Hatch, Fairangel Cirque Gully, Farside, Gold Chord Death Traverse, Lake Run, Lake Run, Nixon's Nose, Nosebleed, Nunatak East, Nunatak West, Point 30, Rock Garden, Seldom Seen, Stairstep, Sunnyside, Sunnyside of Hatch, Swimmin' Tims, The Glades, The Lost Couloir, Valley of Sin, Wimp Bowl, Womens Run,

Mountains:

Bullion Mountain, Government Peak, Marmot Mountain, Skyscraper Mountain,

Parks:

Independence Mine State Historical Park, Finger Lake State Recreation Site, Wolf Lake State Recreation Site,

Mountain Passes:

Birthday Pass, Dogsled Pass, Friendship Pass, Hatcher Pass, Point 40, Spring Creek,

Peaks:

Blueberry Knoll, Didikama, Fairangel Cirque, Fairangel Peak, Fish Peak, Gold Chord, Granite Mountain, Hatch Peak, Lower Spire, Luck Peak, Microdot, Nunatak, Pass Peak, The Pinnacle, Rae-Wallace, Top Peak, Yisbo,

Ridges:

Bald Mountain Ridge, Murphy Ridge, President's Ridge,

Routes:

Mile 16 Ski Run, Paradise Ski Run,

Streams:

Archangel Creek, Carnegie Creek, Coal Creek, Cottonwood Creek, Craigie Creek, Delia Creek, East Fork Fishhook Creek, East Fork Sawmill Creek, Fairangel Creek, Fishhook Creek, Francie Creek, Glacier Creek, Goodhope Creek, Government Creek, Grubstake Creek, Hatcher Creek, Homestake Creek, Moon Princess Creek, Reed Creek, Sawmill Creek, Sevenmile Creek, Shorty Creek, Sidney Creek, Upper Willow Creek, West Fork, West Fork Grubstake Creek, West Fork Sawmill Creek,

Routes:

April Bowl Trail, Arch Prospect Trail, Assay Spur Trail, Blueberry Knoll Trail, Gold Cord Lake Trail, Gold Mint Trail, Hard Rock 2 Trail, Hard Rock Trail, Hatcher Pass Snowmobile Trail, Hatcher Pass Snowmobile Trail 1, Hatcher Pass Snowmobile Trail 2, Hatcher Pass Winter Maintenance Trail, Independence Mine Trail, Lane Basin (Old Road) Trail, Lane Basin Trail, Marmot Mountain Trail, Martin Mill Trail, Mill Loop Trail, Rae-Wallace Mine Trail, Reed Lakes Trail, Snow Trail to Lodge,

Valleys:

Cable Valley, Grubstake Gulch, West Fork Grubstake Gulch, Wet Gulch,

Cities:

Gateway, Lucky Shot Landing, Meadow Lakes, Tanaina,