Betty McGees Creek (Uwharrie River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBetty McGees Creek
Location of Betty McGees Creek mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Uwharrie River|
|Main source||Hannahs Creek divide
about 6 miles northwest of Pisgah in the Birkhead Mountains Wilderness
810 ft (250 m)
|River mouth||Uwharrie River
about 5 miles northeast of New Hope, North Carolina
375 ft (114 m)
|Length||9.09 mi (14.63 km)|
|Progression||north then southwest|
|River system||Pee Dee|
|Basin size||8.29 square miles (21.5 km2)|
|Bridges||Tot Hill Farm Road, Stone Bridge Road, Tot Hill Farm Road, Lassister Mill Road|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Bellie McGees Creek
- Bettie McGees Creek
Betty McGees Creek rises on the Hannahs Creek divide in the Birkhead Mountains Wilderness about 6 miles northwest of Pisgah in Randolph County, North Carolina. Betty McGees Creek then flows north and then curves southwest to meet the Uwharrie River about 5 miles northeast of New Hope.
Betty McGees Creek drains 8.29 square miles (21.5 km2) of area, receives about 46.9 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 348.09 and is about 79% forested.
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