Creek lies 7 miles northeast of Homer on the north shore of Kachemak
Bay, off the Sterling Highway. It lies at approximately 59░ 41' N
Latitude, 151░ 22' W Longitude . The community is located in the Homer
Recording District. The area encompasses 61 sq. miles of land and 24 sq.
miles of water.
The local name was first reported in
1904 by R.W. Stone of the U.S. Geological Survey.