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Welcome to Lost Creek ...

Lost Creek is located on the Pend Oreille River (northeast Washington State).

Lost Creek is located in Pend Oreille County<1>.

The location of Lost Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

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

Lost Creek is 2,050 feet [625 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Lost Creek lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Lost Creek is located in the (509) area code.

Communities Also Named Lost Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Lost Creek - they are located in Kansas, Kentucky (3), Montana (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Lost Creek ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lost Creek.

  • Ione [Pend Oreille County]
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    • Ione [Pend Oreille County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Lost Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 485 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ione
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ione<5>
  • Metaline Falls [Pend Oreille County]
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    • Metaline Falls [Pend Oreille County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Lost Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 260 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Metaline Falls<5>
  • Cusick [Pend Oreille County]
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    • Cusick [Pend Oreille County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Lost Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 224 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cusick<5>
  • Metaline [Pend Oreille County]
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    • Metaline [Pend Oreille County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Lost Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 188 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Metaline<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ruby [Pend Oreille County]
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      • Ruby [Pend Oreille County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Lost Creek
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    • Pend Oreille Village [Pend Oreille County]
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      • Pend Oreille Village [Pend Oreille County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Lost Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pend Oreille Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pend Oreille Village
    • Nordman [Bonner County]
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      • Nordman [Bonner County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Lost Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nordman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nordman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nordman<5>
    • Spirit [Stevens County]
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      • Spirit [Stevens County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northwest of Lost Creek
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    • Usk [Pend Oreille County]
    • Pinkney City [Stevens County]
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      • Pinkney City [Stevens County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the west of Lost Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pinkney City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinkney City

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lost Creek. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Lost Creek.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lost Creek ...

Looking for more information about Lost 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 Lost Creek, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Lost Creek.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Pend Oreille County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pend Oreille County: www.co.pend-oreille.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Pend Oreille, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lost Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lost Creek) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lost Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.6094, Longitude: -117.3636       In this case, the coordinates for Lost Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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