Bear Creek (Rocky River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBear Creek
Location of Bear Creek mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Rocky River|
|Main source||Brush Creek divide
about 4 miles west-southwest of Bonlee, North Carolina
565 ft (172 m)
|River mouth||Rocky River
about 6 miles south of Pittsboro, North Carolina
275 ft (84 m)
|Length||24.49 mi (39.41 km)|
|River system||Deep River|
|Basin size||51.71 square miles (133.9 km2)|
|Bridges||Bonlee-Bennett Road, Siler City-Glendon Road, Edwards Hill Church Road, NC 902, Bonlee-Carbonton Road, Old US 421, US 421, Vernie Phillips Road, Meronies Church Road, Pittsboro-Goldston Road, Marys Chapel Road, Woody Dam Road|
Bear Creek drains 51.71 square miles (133.9 km2) of area, receives about 47.6 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 444.18 and is about 55% forested.
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