Eagle Creek Canyon

Valleys

Valley

Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
See also: Basins
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
44.8568263°, -117.3093531°
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Elevation

4124 ft. (1257 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Eagle Creek Canyon is covered by the Sparta, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Skin-it Gulch 0.5 mi
Baldy Gulch 1.2 mi
Tackle Gulch 2.3 mi
Six Dollar Gulch 3.2 mi
Fawn Gulch 3.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Kingston, NV 390 mi
Silver City, NV 405 mi
Dayton, NV 406 mi
Ely, NV 407 mi
Incline Village, NV 411 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Del Monte Mine Man-made 1.0 mi
Sparta Cemetery Man-made 1.3 mi
Deer Flats Land 1.4 mi
Rosebud Mine Man-made 1.7 mi
Wyatt Reservoir Water 2.1 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is RICHL which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 2,215 feet (1,909 feet lower than Eagle Creek Canyon). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 1.50" 37.4° 19.1°
February .96" 44.8° 23.2°
March 1.06" 55.4° 28.2°
April 1.03" 64.5° 32.9°
May 1.34" 73.5° 40.2°
June 1.07" 81.7° 47.0°
July .70" 90.8° 52.1°
August .75" 90.1° 50.3°
September .50" 81.0° 41.3°
October .67" 67.6° 32.0°
November 1.50" 48.9° 24.6°
December 1.39" 38.5° 19.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 73% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 50% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 91% of other locations on record.