Information About

Sunrise Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 54' 18" N,
149 ° 26' 10" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Uses

Sunrise Creek in Detail.

About

on N end of Kenai Peninsula, flows NE to Turnagain Arm, 0.5 mi. NW of Sunrise, and 52 mi. N of Seward, Chugach Mts.

History

Local name reported about 1914 by B. L. Johnson (in Martin and others, pl. 2), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). Name derived from nearby mining town.

Places Near Sunrise Creek
Capes:

Bird Point, Snipers Point, Windy Point,

Streams:

Davis Creek, Middle Fork Campbell Creek,

Glaciers:

Bird Glacier,

Routes:

O'Malley Falls,

Lakes:

Hidden Lake, Rabbit Lake, Ship Lake, Williwan Lakes,

Locales:

Ball Field, Bidarka, Black Lake Chute, North Wedgie, O'Malley Gully, South Wedgie, Thin White Line, Windboard Love,

Mountains:

Mount Alpenglow, Bird Peak, Bradley Peak, Indianhouse Mountain, O-Malley Peak, Ptarmigan Peak, The Ramp, Suicide Peaks, The Wedge, Mount Williwaw,

Mountain Passes:

Bird Creek Pass, Indian Creek Pass, Powerline Pass, South Ship Lake Pass, West Ship Lake Pass,

Peaks:

Peak 3, Adelie Point, California Peak, Crested Peak, Double Top North, Elliot, Falls Peak, False Peak, Flaketop Peak, Fresno Benchmark, Homicide Peak, Hope Mountain, Little O'Malley, Nest Peak, North Avalanche Mountain, Penguin Peak, Silvertip, South Powerline Peak, The Sail,

Ridges:

Roaring Ridge, Seattle Creek Headwall,

Routes:

-1 Bowl, Bermuda Triangle, Frenchy, Fresno, Lipps, Lonestar, Moose, Pete's North, Pete's South, Tributary, Wilson North, Wilson South,

Streams:

Alder Creek, Bay Creek, Bear Creek, Beaver Creek, Bedrock Creek, Bench Creek, Bertha Creek, Bird Creek, Black Creek, Block Creek, Bonanza Creek, Canyon Creek, Center Creek, Clinton Creek, Coeur d-Alene Creek, Cripple Creek, Cub Creek, Donaldson Creek, East Fork Sixmile Creek, Falls Creek, Falls Creek, Frenchy Creek, Granite Creek, Gulch Creek, Highland Creek, Indian Creek, Island Creek, Lynx Creek, Lyon Creek, Moose Creek, Nelson Creek, Old Woman Creek, Palmer Creek, Pass Creek, Penguin Creek, Petes Creek, Rainbow Creek, Resurrection Creek, Rimrock Creek, Roaring Creek, Sawmill Creek, Silvertip Creek, Sixmile Creek, Slate Creek, Spokane Creek, Sunrise Creek, Sunset Creek, Taylor Creek, Tributary Creek, Walker Creek, Weber Creek, Wildhorse Creek, Willow Creek, Wilson Creek, Wolf Creek,

Routes:

Avalanche Peak, Ballpark Trail, Bird Creek Trail, Bird Point Interpretive Trail, Bird Ridge Interpretive Trail, Bird Ridge Trail, Bird Valley Trail, Falls Creek Trail, Hidden Lake Trail, Indian Creek Pass Trail, McHugh Lake Trail, Penguin Creek Trail, Penguin Peak Trail, Powerline Trail, Ptarmigan Pass Trail, Ship Lake Pass Trail, Turnagain Arm Trail,

Valleys:

Gold Gulch,

Cities:

Hope, Indian, Silvertip, Sunrise, Wibel,