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Canoe Creek
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Canoe Creek (the red dot indicates the confluence between the creek and the river) (EPA)
Country US
State Iowa
District Winneshiek County, Iowa, Fillmore County, Minnesota
Physical characteristics
Main source 43°30′18″N 91°50′55″W / 43.5049°N 91.8485°W / 43.5049; -91.8485
River mouth Upper Iowa River
738 ft (225 m)
43°22′03″N 91°37′00″W / 43.3675°N 91.6168°W / 43.3675; -91.6168

Canoe Creek is a 33.2-mile-long (53.4 km) tributary of the Upper Iowa River. It rises in Burr Oak Township in Winneshiek County, Iowa. North Canoe Creek rises in Hesper Township, meeting the main stream in Canoe Township. Canoe Creek continues through Pleasant Township to enter the Upper Iowa just into Allamakee County in Hanover Township, in the state-maintained Canoe Creek Wildlife Management Area.

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