Information About

Kalskag

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 32' 14" N,
160 ° 18' 19" W

Region

Bethel (CA)

Elevation

39 ft (11.89 m)

Uses

Kalskag in Detail.

About

On N bank of Kuskokwim River, 24 mi. W of Aniak, Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.

History

This village is listed as "Kaltkhagamute," with a population of 106 in the 1880 Census of I. Petroff. Post, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), spells the name "Kal-tchagamut" on his 1898 fieldsheet, but places the village on the right bank of a slough, 4 miles southwest of the present village called "Kalskag." people have moved to Lower Kalskag and Kalskag. Incorporated as Upper Kalskag.

Places Near Kalskag
Cities:

Lower Kalskag,

Streams:

Shit Creek,

Lakes:

Arhymot Lake, Portage Lakes,

Streams:

Mud Creek,

Routes:

Paimiut Portage, Yukon-Kuskokwim Portage,

Cities:

Kalskag, Tuklak (historical),