Bates Rapids is a physical feature (rapids) in Southeast Fairbanks (CA) Borough. The primary coordinates for Bates Rapids places it within the AK 99737 ZIP Code delivery area.
|Feature Name:||Bates Rapids|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||On the Tanana River, 9.3 km (5.8 mi) NW of Big Delta and 7.6 km (4.7 mi) ESE of Quartz Lake, Tanana Low.|
|History:||Named in 1885 by Lieutenant H. T. Allen (1887, 9. 84), USA, for a "Mr. Bates," an Englishman who reportedly descended the Tanana River.|
|Borough:||Southeast Fairbanks (CA) Borough|
Note that you do not have the right to enter private property without the owner's permission. You do have a right to access goverment property that is open to the general public. The GNIS Feature Detail Report for Bates Rapids does not include property ownership information.
Whitestone CDP, AK
(3.9 miles SSE)
Big Delta, AK (5.1 miles SE)
Delta Junction, AK
(13.4 miles SSE)
Fort Greely CDP, AK (17.9 miles SSE)
|Richardson, AK (12.5 miles WNW)|