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Christian River
Country United States
State Alaska
Census Area Yukon–Koyukuk
Physical characteristics
Main source Brooks Range
southwest of Shark Edge Mountain
3,304 ft (1,007 m)
River mouth Cutoff Slough of Yukon River
17 miles (27 km) northwest of Fort Yukon, Yukon Flats National Wildlife Refuge
404 ft (123 m)
Length 140 mi (230 km)

The Christian River is a 140-mile (230 km) tributary of the Yukon River in the U.S. state of Alaska. Beginning near Shark Edge Mountain in the southern Brooks Range, it flows generally south to Cutoff Slough and thence to the larger river. The mouth is in the Yukon Flats National Wildlife Refuge 17 miles (27 km) northwest of Fort Yukon.

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