Information About

Yellow Water Creek

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Yellow Water Creek on The Map

Location

62 ° 54' 54" N,
141 ° 0' 17" W

Region

Southeast Fairbanks (CA)

Elevation

1936 ft (590.09 m)

Uses

Yellow Water Creek in Detail.

About

flows S to Scottie Creek, 21 mi. N of point where Alaska Highway crosses Alaska-Canada boundary, Alaska Range

History

Name reported in 1912 by Thomas Riggs, International Boundary Commission (IBC), "because of the water's yellow appearance."

Places Near Yellow Water Creek
Hills:

Glacier Hill,

Lakes:

Island Lake,

Streams:

Swamp Creek, Yellow Water Creek,

Cities:

Alcan,