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Chevelon Creek
Country United States
State Arizona
Physical characteristics
Main source 7,000 ft (2,100 m)
River mouth 6,400 ft (2,000 m)

Chevelon Creek is located in the Mogollon Rim area of the state of Arizona. The closest town Heber is 18 miles (29 km) away. The facilities are maintained by Apache–Sitgreaves National Forest division of the USDA Forest Service.


There is a bridge at Mormon Crossing, named after the Mormon settlers who abandoned an attempt to start a community there through lack of water.

Fish species

Aerial view of Chevelon Creek (right-to-left) and Potato Wash (right of center, receding)
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