Minook Creek

Minook Creek is a waterway in the U.S. state of . It is named after John Mynook Pavaloff, a half-Russian/half-native Alaskan, who found gold in the river's valley in 1894.

Notable Places in the Area

is a state owned, public use airport located one nautical mile east of the central business district of , in the Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area of the U.S. state of . is situated 4100 feet south of Minook Creek.

Minook Creek

65.5192° or 65° 31' 9" north
-150.1378° or 150° 8' 16" west
Open Location Code
243 feet (74 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Minook Creek
  • Clanachargut
  • Klana-Kakat
  • Klanachargut River
  • Manook Creek
  • Minuk Creek
  • Munook Creek
  • Mynook Creek

In the Area


  • Locality, 9 miles southeast
  • Hamlet, 24 miles south


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