The Kiskatinaw River Watershed is a sub basin of the
mighty Peace River Basin, itself a major sub basin of the vast Mackenize
River Basin flowing to the Arctic Ocean and one of the largest river
basins on the North American continent.
feature of the Kiskatinaw Valley and watershed, some 1,000,000 acres in
size, is that it is a rural area with no major urban centers in the
The watershed is a farming-ranching area with
lots of both forestry and oil-natural gas activity; the city of Dawson
Creek also uses the River for its water supply.
For GPS fans, the Kiskatinaw River is generally located between 55-56 degrees north latitude and 120-121 degrees west latitude.