Information About

Tin Creek

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Tin Creek on The Map

Location

62 ° 32' 1" N,
153 ° 34' 50" W

Region

Yukon-Koyukuk (CA)

Elevation

1027 ft (313.03 m)

Uses

Tin Creek in Detail.

About

flows N to South Fork Kuskokwim River, 1 mi. E of Farewell Lake, 72 mi. SE of McGrath, Alaska Range

History

Locally so called "because of tin ore (cassiterite?) found along this stream." Name reported in 1958 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).