kids encyclopedia robot

Cherrytree Run (Oil Creek tributary) facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Cherrytree Run
Cherrytree Run (Oil Creek tributary) is located in Pennsylvania
Cherrytree Run (Oil Creek tributary)
Cherrytree Run (Oil Creek tributary) is located in the United States
Cherrytree Run (Oil Creek tributary)
Location of the mouth of Cherrytree Run
Other name(s) Tributary to Oil Creek
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
Counties Venango
Physical characteristics
Main source divide between Cherrytree Run and Prather Creek (French Creek Drainage)
about 0.5 miles west of Toonerville, Pennsylvania
1,540 ft (470 m)
River mouth Oil Creek
Rynd Farm, Pennsylvania
1,048 ft (319 m)
Length 8.0 mi (12.9 km)
Basin features
Progression generally south
River system Allegheny River
Basin size 16.9 square miles (44 km2)
Population 724 (2010)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    Kane Run
    Wykle Run

Cherrytree Run is a 8.0 mi (12.9 km) long 2nd order tributary to Oil Creek in Venango County, Pennsylvania. This run has the same name as the township, Cherrytree Township, that it drains.

Variant names

According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:

  • Cherry Tree Run

Course

Cherrytree Run rises on the Prather Creek divide about 0.5 miles west of Toonerville, Pennsylvania. Cherrytree Run then flows south to meet Oil Creek at the Rynd Farm.

Watershed

Cherrytree Run drains 16.9 square miles (44 km2) of area, receives about 44.9 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 429.10, and has an average water temperature of 7.79 °C. The watershed is 75% forested.

Additional Maps

Course of Cherrytree Run (Oil Creek tributary)
Course of Cherrytree Run (Oil Creek tributary)
Watershed of Cherrytree Run (Oil Creek tributary)
Watershed of Cherrytree Run (Oil Creek tributary)
kids search engine
Cherrytree Run (Oil Creek tributary) Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.