Avents Creek facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAvents Creek
Location of Avents Creek Creek mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Cape Fear River|
|Main source||Buckhorn Creek divide
Pond in Duncan, North Carolina
430 ft (130 m)
|River mouth||Cape Fear River
about 5 miles west of Kipling, North Carolina
119 ft (36 m)
|Length||7.60 mi (12.23 km)|
|River system||Cape Fear River|
|Basin size||14.64 square miles (37.9 km2)|
|Bridges||Oakridge River Road, Cokesbury Road, River Road|
Avents Creek is a 7.60 mi (12.23 km) long 2nd order tributary to the Cape Fear River in Harnett County, North Carolina. This is the only stream of this name in the United States. The lower reaches flow through Raven Rock State Park.
Avents Creek drains 14.64 square miles (37.9 km2) of area, receives about 46.9 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 403.31 and is about 50% forested.
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