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Beaver Creek
Map of Beavr Creek mouth location
Map of Beavr Creek mouth location
Map of Beavr Creek mouth location
Map of Beavr Creek mouth location
Location of Beaver Creek mouth
Other name(s) Tributary to Reedy Fork
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Guilford
Forsyth
City Kernersville
Physical characteristics
Main source divide between Beaver Creek, East Belews Creek, and Haw River
about 0.25 miles northeast of Kernersville, North Carolina
978 ft (298 m)
River mouth Reedy Fork
about 3 miles east-southeast of Oak Ridge, North Carolina
781 ft (238 m)
Length 6.16 mi (9.91 km)
Basin features
Progression northeast
River system Haw River
Basin size 6.74 square miles (17.5 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges Eden Bridge Drive, Eden Terrace Drive, Beeson Road, Willard Road, NC 68

Beaver Creek is a 6.16 mi (9.91 km) long 2nd order tributary to Reedy Fork, in Guilford County, North Carolina.

Course

Beaver Creek rises in Forsyth County on the divide between Beaver Creek and East Belews Creek (Dan River). Beaver Creek then flows northeast into Guilford County to meet the Haw River about 3 miles east-southeast of Oak Ridge, North Carolina.

Watershed

Beaver Creek drains 6.74 square miles (17.5 km2) of area, receives about 45.2 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 409.13 and is about 35% forested.

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