Information About

Jussila Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

64 ° 52' 0" N,
147 ° 46' 0" W

Region

Fairbanks North Star

Elevation

440 ft (134.11 m)

Uses

Jussila Creek in Detail.

About

flows SW to Noyes Slough, 2 mi. NW of Fairbanks, Tanana Low.

History

Named for Yrjo Henry Jussila, a homesteader in the area. Jussila was born in Aberdeen, Wash., in 1907 and in his youth came to Alaska where he was employed by The Alaska RR. He died in Arizona in 1948. The name is of Finnish origin and means "John's place." The name was published in 1955 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Places Near Jussila Creek
Cities:

Fairbanks, Fox,

Hills:

Gold Hill,

Islands:

Bentley Island, Byers Island, Garden Island, Goose Island, Haines Island, Haines Islands, Loper Island, Meridian Island, Morgan Island, Wenrich Island,

Lakes:

Ace Lake, Ballaine Lake, Caribou Lake, Goldstream Lakes, Lake Killarney, Liwa Lake, Lundgren Pond, Middle Lake, Monterey Lake, Olnes Pond, Lake Paul, Reindeer Lake, Sirlin Drive Pond, Smith Lake, Star Lake,

Mountains:

Approach Hill, Birch Hill, Chena Ridge,

Parks:

Bentley Park, Chena River State Recreation Site, Growden Memorial Park, Troth Yeddha- Park,

Ridges:

Troth Yeddha',

Rivers:

Chena River,

Streams:

Marconi Slough, Noyes Slough,

Streams:

Ace Creek, Any Creek, Babe Creek, Backman Creek, Bear Creek, Big Eldorado Creek, Calder Creek, Clear Creek, Clear Creek, Columbia Creek, Cripple Creek, Deadman Slough, Dome Creek, Eagle Creek, Engineer Creek, Ester Creek, Eureka Creek, First Chance Creek, Fox Creek, Frenchman Creek, Glenn Creek, Gold Run, Happy Creek, Hastings Creek, Hattie Creek, Independence Creek, Isabella Creek, Jessila Creek, Jussila Creek, Little Blanche Creek, Little Queenie Creek, McDonald Creek, Monte Cristo Creek, Moose Creek Number 1, Moose Creek Number 2, Murray Creek, O-Connor Creek, Our Creek, Pearl Creek, Rost Creek, Saint Patrick Creek, Sargent Creek, Seattle Creek, Sheep Creek, Silver Creek, Spruce Creek, Treasure Creek, Vault Creek, Wildcat Creek, Windy Creek,

Routes:

Bonnifield Trail, Grapefruit Rocks,

Valleys:

French Gulch, Irish Gulch, Silver Gulch,

Cities:

Aurora, Bjerrmark, Broadmoor, Chena (historical), Clear Creek Park, College, Dogpatch, Dome Camp (historical), Engineer (historical), Graehl, Hamilton Acres, Lemeta, Musk Ox, Olnes, Slaterville, South Fairbanks, Totem Park, Vault (historical), Westgate,