Dutton is a historical mining camp at the mouth of Ptarmigan Creek at the head of Cottonwood Bay, about 78 miles (126 km) west of Homer and 18 miles (29 km) southeast of Pedro Bay, Alaska.
xchamsiks River Provincial Park is in the Coast Mountains at the mouth of the Exchamsiks River on the north side of the Skeena River, about 42 miles (68 km) east of Prince Rupert and 31 miles (50 km) southwest of Terrace, British Columbia.
Nunam Iqua is a small community on Sheldon Point located on the left bank of
Kwemeluk Pass in the Yukon River delta, about 157 miles (253 km) northwest of Bethel and 12.4 miles (20 km) south-southwest of Alakanuk, Alaska.
Lost River starts in the York Mountains on the Seward Peninsula and flows south for 10 miles (16 km) to the Bering Sea, about 31 miles (50 km) southeast of Wales and 21 miles (34 km) west-northwest of Brevig Mission, Alaska.
The Lyre River starts at the outlet of Lake Crescent in Olympic National Park and flows roughly northwest for 5 miles (8 km) to Low Point on the Strait of Juan de Fuca, about 21 miles (34 km) southeast of Clallam Bay and 19 miles (31 km) west of Port Angeles, Washington.
Kamishak River starts in a lake in the Aleutian Range and flows northeast for 38 miles (61 km) through Katmai National Park and Preserve to Akumwarvik Bay, about 104 miles (168 km) southwest of Homer and 93 miles (150 km) east-northeast of King Salmon, Alaska.
Graveyard Point was a steamboat landing and telegraph station at the mouth of the Shames River on the Skeena River 42 miles (68 km) upstream from Port Essington, about 58 miles (94 km) east of Prince Rupert and 14 miles (23 km) southwest of Terrace, British Columbia.
The Klamath River flows for 257 miles (415 km) from a broad patchwork of lakes and marshes at the edge of the Oregon high desert, through the Cascades and the Klamath Mountains, and enters the Pacific Ocean at the community of Requa, about 52 miles (84 km) north of Eureka and 16 miles (26 km) south-southeast of Crescent City, California.
Kern Creek is between Portage and Girdwood on the northern shore of Turnagain Arm, about 35 miles (56 km) southeast of Anchorage and 16 miles (26 km) northwest of Whittier, Alaska.
Peterson Creek starts on Auke Mountain and flows northwest for 7 miles (11.3 km) to Salt Lake, about 19 miles (31 km) northwest of Juneau and 0.3 miles (0.5 km) northwest of Dotsons Landing, Alaska.
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