Babb Creek

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Babb Creek
Babb Creek, east from PA 287.JPG
Babb Creek from the Pennsylvania Route 287 bridge in the village of Morris
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Tioga County
Source east of Wellsboro
 - location Tioga State Forest, Tioga County
 - elevation 1,902 ft (580 m) [1]
 - coordinates 41°44′39″N 77°13′16″W / 41.74417°N 77.22111°W / 41.74417; -77.22111 [2]
Mouth Pine Creek
 - location Blackwell, Tioga County
 - elevation 846 ft (258 m) [2]
 - coordinates 41°33′13″N 77°22′50″W / 41.55361°N 77.38056°W / 41.55361; -77.38056Coordinates: 41°33′13″N 77°22′50″W / 41.55361°N 77.38056°W / 41.55361; -77.38056 [2]
Length 21.7 mi (34.9 km)
Location of the mouth of Babb Creek in Pennsylvania

Babb Creek is a 21.7-mile-long (34.9 km)[3] tributary of Pine Creek in Pennsylvania in the United States.[4]

The tributary Stony Fork Creek joins Babb Creek just upstream of the community of Blackwell, 3.5 miles (5.6 km) upstream of Pine Creek.[4]

Babb Creek joins Pine Creek at the community of Blackwell in Tioga County.[4]

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  1. ^ Source elevation derived from Google Earth search using GNIS source coordinates.
  2. ^ a b c "Babb Creek". Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). United States Geological Survey. August 2, 1979. Retrieved September 3, 2012. 
  3. ^ "The National Map Viewer: National Hydrography Dataset". United States Geological Survey. Retrieved August 8, 2011. 
  4. ^ a b c Gertler, Edward. Keystone Canoeing, Seneca Press, 2004. ISBN 0-9749692-0-6