Information About

Sunset Creek

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Sunset Creek on The Map

Location

64 ° 32' 20" N,
165 ° 33' 4" W

Region

Nome (CA)

Elevation

26 ft (7.92 m)

Uses

Sunset Creek in Detail.

About

flows SE to Snake River, 4 mi. NW of Nome, Seward Peninsula High.

History

Prospectors' name reported in 1900 by E. C. Barnard (in Brooks, 1901, pl. 17), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). Reported in 1899 as "Shepard Creek" by D. C. Witherspoon (in Schrader and Brooks, 1900, map 2), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Places Near Sunset Creek
Capes:

Belmont Point,

Cities:

Nome,

Hills:

Bonanza Hill, Dexter Peak,

Mountains:

Anvil Mountain, Aurora Mountain, Banner Peak, Mount Brynteson, Cone Mountain, Crater Mountain, King Mountain, Monument Rock, Twin Mountain,

Rivers:

North Fork Snake River, Penny River, Snake River,

Streams:

Albion Creek, Alpha Creek, American Creek, Anvil Creek, Aurora Creek, Balto Creek, Bangor Creek, Blatchford Creek, Borg Creek, Boulder Creek, Bourbon Creek, Canyon Creek, Center Creek, Cold Creek, Crystal Creek, Daisy Swift Creek, Dewey Creek, Divining Creek, Dry Creek, Edward Creek, Ellis Creek, Flat Creek, Glacier Creek, Gold Creek, Gold Run, Goldbottom Creek, Grouse Creek, Hart Creek, Holyoke Creek, Honey Creek, Huckleberry Run, Hungry Creek, Ingraham Creek, Jorosa Creek, Last Chance Creek, Left Fork Dexter Creek, Lindblom Creek, Little Creek, Lynn Creek, Mile Creek, Monument Creek, Moonlight Creek, Mountain Creek, Mud Creek, Negsue Creek, Oregon Creek, Peluk Creek, Practolus Creek, Prospect Creek, Rabbit Creek, Rock Creek, Rudolph Creek, Russel Creek, Saturday Creek, Sealer Creek, Seattle Creek, Silver Creek, Slate Creek, Sledge Creek, Snowshoe Creek, Someone Creek, Steep Creek, Sunset Creek, Thompson Creek, Twin Mountain Creek, Wheel Creek, Willow Creek, Wonder Creek,

Valleys:

Abbe Gulch, American Gulch, Bare Gulch, Bergstrom Gulch, Blind Gulch, Bonanza Gulch, Boston Gulch, Brandon Gulch, Burns Gulch, Butterfield Canyon, Carry Gulch, Cooper Gulch, Covina Gulch, Deer Gulch, East Gulch, Erickson Gulch, Eureka Gulch, Gass Gulch, Goldpan Gulch, Gordon Gulch, Grass Gulch, Grub Gulch, Gumboot Gulch, Hazel Gulch, Holyoke Gulch, Hotel Gulch, Irish Gulch, Kanoma Gulch, Keane Gulch, Little Gulch, Little Specimen Gulch, Madison Gulch, Magnolia Gulch, Mammoth Gulch, Mary Gulch, May Gulch, Morgan Gulch, Nekula Gulch, Nellie Gulch, New Year Gulch, Nugget Gulch, Pioneer Gulch, Quartz Gulch, Richmond Gulch, Rocker Gulch, Scotch Gulch, Short Gulch, Snow Gulch, Snowshoe Gulch, Sofia Gulch, Specimen Gulch, Trilby Gulch, Wet Gulch,

Cities:

Discovery (historical), Perkinsville, Sitnazuak (historical), Summit, Sunset,