This is a List of rivers in Alaska, which are at least fifth-order according to the Strahler method of stream classification, and an incomplete list of otherwise-notable rivers and streams. Alaska is a U.S. state which has more than 12,000 rivers, and thousands more streams and creeks. According to United States Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System, Alaska has about 9,728 officially-named rivers, creeks, and streams.A[›] The length of the river is given if it is available from the United States Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
This list is arranged by drainage basin, with respective tributaries ordered from mouth to source, and indented under their downstream-parent's name. When a stream name is ambiguous, its downstream-parent is appended within parenthesis.
When a stream name is ambiguous, its downstream-parent is appended within parenthesis.
^ A: Notes:
USGS GNIS named streams by Borough or Census Area:
|139||Aleutians West (CA)|
|368||Fairbanks North Star|
|267||Lake and Peninsula|
|197||P. of Wales-O. Ketchikan (CA)|
|599||Southeast Fairbanks (CA)|
|187||Wade Hampton (CA)|
The following is a list of rivers in Alaska that are notable, by letter: