Kwikpak (historical) is a populated place feature (populated place) in Kusilvak (CA) Borough.
|Feature Name:||Kwikpak (historical)|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Feature Type:||Populated Place|
|Description:||on N bank of Kwikpak Pass, 22 mi. N of Kwiguk, Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.|
|History:||Eskimo village, now abandoned, reported in 1879 by US@C&GS as "Kwikpakamiut," meaning "Kwikpak people." "Kwikpak" is the Eskimo name for one of the major distributary channels of the Yukon River; it is a name often applied to the Yukon itself. This may be the same as the village of Kwikpuk reported in 1899 by US@C&GS at about 624000N1635500W.|
|Borough:||Kusilvak (CA) Borough|
NOTE: This map shows the HISTORICAL LOCATION of a feature that is no longer visible!
|Chulloonawick, AK (11.4 miles SE)|