Beetree Creek (Swannanoa River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBeetree Creek
Location of Beetree Creek mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Swannanoa River|
|Main source||divide between Beetree Creek and Mineral Creek
about 0.5 miles southeast of Bearpen Knob
4,520 ft (1,380 m)
|River mouth||Swannanoa River
about 1 mile northwest of Swannanoa, North Carolina
2,139 ft (652 m)
|Length||8.05 mi (12.96 km)|
|River system||French Broad River|
|Basin size||13.99 square miles (36.2 km2)|
|Bridges||Bee Tree Road (x3), Highland Ridge Road, Berkie Lane, Old Beetree Road, Warren Wilson College Road|
Beetree Creek rises about 0.5 miles southeast of Bearpen Knob in Buncombe County. Beetree Creek then flows south then southwest to meet the Swannanoa River about 1 mile northwest of Swannanoa, North Carolina.
Beetree Creek drains 13.99 square miles (36.2 km2) of area, receives about 49.6 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 264.89 and is about 92% forested.
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