Information About

Quicksilver Creek

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Quicksilver Creek on The Map

Location

60 ° 24' 44" N,
159 ° 58' 30" W

Region

Bethel (CA)

Elevation

909 ft (277.06 m)

Uses

Quicksilver Creek in Detail.

About

Flows SSW to the Kisaralik River, 17.5 mi NE of Eek Lake, 76 mil SE of Bethel, Kilbuck-Kuskokwum Mts.

History

Named by prospectors who entered the area 1911-1914; so called because "traces of quicksilver ore were found in the vicinity;" reported in 1954 by J. M. Hoare and W. L. Coonrad, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).