Information About

Kongumavik Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

68 ° 12' 43" N,
151 ° 36' 19" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

1991 ft (606.86 m)

Uses

Kongumavik Creek in Detail.

About

flows SE to Anaktuvuk River, 0.5 mi. N of Cache Lake and 5 mi. NE of Anaktuvuk Pass, Brooks Range

History

Eskimo name, meaning "gathering place," published by Rausch (1951, p. 159) as "Kungomovik," so called because the Kobuk Eskimo often came here to trade with the local Tulugakmiut.