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Welcome to Bear Creek ...

The location of Bear Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Bear Creek: Bear Crk. (or less commonly used: Bear Ck. or Bear Cr.)

Bear Creek is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Bear Creek lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Bear Creek: (907)

Communities Also Named Bear Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 39 communities that are also named Bear Creek - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, British Columbia (2), California (2), Colorado, Florida, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Montana, New York, North Carolina (3), Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas (5), West Virginia, Wisconsin and Yukon.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bear Creek.

Communities near Bear Creek ...

We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Bear Creek.

  • Seward
  • Lowell Point
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lowell Point
    • Lowell Point lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Bear Creek
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowell Point have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell Point
  • Primrose
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Primrose
    • Primrose lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Bear Creek
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Primrose have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Primrose
  • Lawing
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawing
    • Lawing lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Bear Creek
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawing
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Muskwa Village
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muskwa Village
      • Muskwa Village lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Bear Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muskwa Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muskwa Village
    • Crown Point
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crown Point
      • Crown Point lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Bear Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crown Point have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crown Point
    • Falls
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falls
      • Falls lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Bear Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falls
    • Moose Pass
    • Cooper Landing

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bear Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bear Creek.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bear Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Bear Creek.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bear Creek ...

Looking for more information about Bear Creek? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bear Creek, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bear Creek.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bear Creek. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bear Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bear Creek) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bear Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bear Creek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bear Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 60.1642, Longitude: -149.3950       In this case, the coordinates for Bear Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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