Poso Creek

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Coordinates: 35°43′05″N 119°37′34″W / 35.71806°N 119.62611°W / 35.71806; -119.62611
Poso Creek
Posey Creek
stream
Country United States
State California
District Kern County
Source source
 - location Confluence of Spear Creek and Von Hellem Creek on the west slope of the Greenhorn Mountains of the Sierra Nevada, Kern County
 - elevation 4,300 ft (1,311 m)
 - coordinates 35°48′14″N 118°39′12″W / 35.80389°N 118.65333°W / 35.80389; -118.65333 [1]
Mouth mouth
 - location Kern River south of Tulare Lake, Kern County
 - elevation 223 ft (68 m) [1]
 - coordinates 35°43′05″N 119°37′34″W / 35.71806°N 119.62611°W / 35.71806; -119.62611 [1]

Poso Creek or Posey Creek,[2] in Kern County, California.[1] Its source is at the confluence of Spear Creek and Von Hellem Creek on the west slope of the Greenhorn Mountains of the Sierra Nevada. Its mouth is on the Kern River between Buena Vista Lake south of Tulare Lake.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Poso Creek
  2. ^ Hoover, Mildred B., et al. Historic Spots in California. 3rd edition. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 1966. p129