Tobacco River (Keweenaw County, Michigan)

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Tobacco River
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The Tobacco River as it empties into Lake Superior.
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Country United States
State Michigan
Physical characteristics
Source Thayer Lake
  coordinates 47°17′29″N88°15′16″W / 47.2913111°N 88.2545523°W / 47.2913111; -88.2545523
Mouth Lake Superior
47°13′53″N88°08′53″W / 47.2313101°N 88.1481669°W / 47.2313101; -88.1481669 Coordinates: 47°13′53″N88°08′53″W / 47.2313101°N 88.1481669°W / 47.2313101; -88.1481669
614 ft (187 m)
Length14.0 miles (22.5 km)
Basin features
  leftBruneau Creek, Snake Creek
  rightBlack Creek

The Tobacco River is a 14.0-mile-long (22.5 km) [1] river in Keweenaw County on the Upper Peninsula of Michigan in the United States. [2] It rises at the outlet of Thayer Lake and flows east, then south, to Lake Superior, which it joins near the village of Gay.

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  1. U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed February 3, 2012
  2. "Report for: Tobacco River". USGNIS. U.S. Department of the Interior. Retrieved 6 June 2021.