The History of Dry Creek

Dry Creek lies west of Dot Lake, on the Alaska Highway, southeast of Fairbanks. It lies at approximately 63 42' N Latitude, 144 34' W Longitude. The community is located in the Fairbanks Recording District. The area encompasses 5 sq. miles of land and 0 sq. miles of water.

The area was originally settled by highway construction and maintenance crews and their families.

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History and map graphic used with permission from the Alaska Department of Community and Economic Development