List of rivers of Pennsylvania


List of rivers of Pennsylvania

This is a list of streams and rivers in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania

By drainage basin

This list is arranged by drainage basin, with respective tributaries indented under each larger stream's name.

Delaware Bay

*Delaware River
**Christina River
***Brandywine Creek
****East Branch Brandywine Creek
****West Branch Brandywine Creek
***White Clay Creek
****Red Clay Creek
****Mill Creek
****Broad Run
*****Walnut Run
**Chester Creek
**Ridley Creek
***Vernon Run
***Spring Run
***Dismal Run
***Hunters Run
**Crum Creek
**Darby Creek
***Cobbs Creek
****Naylors Run
****Indian Creek
***Muckinipates Creek
***Ithan Creek
**Frankford Creek
***Wingohocking Creek
**Pennypack Creek
**Poquessing Creek
***Byberry Creek
***Bloody Run
**Neshaminy Creek
***Newtown Creek
**Tohickon Creek
***Deep Run
**Schuylkill River
***Wissahickon Creek
****Sandy Run
****Paper Mill Run
****Cresheim Creek
***Perkiomen Creek
****Skippack Creek
****East Branch Perkiomen Creek
****Swamp Creek
****Unami Creek
***Valley Creek
***French Creek
***Manatawny Creek
***Antietam Creek
***Tulpehocken Creek
***Maiden Creek
****Kistler Creek
****Ontelaunee Creek
***Little Schuylkill River
****Indian Run
***West Branch Schuylkill River
****West West Branch Schuylkill River
***Norwegian Creek
****East Branch Norwegian Creek
***Mill Creek
***Silver Creek
**Lehigh River
***Saucon Creek
***Monocacy Creek
***Little Lehigh Creek
****Jordan Creek
****Schaefer Spring Creek
***Hokendauqua Creek
***Aquashicola Creek
****Buckwha Creek
***Lizard Creek
***Pohopoco Creek
***Nesquehoning Creek
****Jeans Run
***Black Creek
****Quakake Creek
***Bear Creek
***Tobyhanna Creek
****Tunkhannock Creek
*****South Branch Tunkhannock Creek
**Bushkill Creek
**Martins Creek
**Brodhead Creek
***Pocono Creek
****McMichael Creek
***Paradise Creek
**Big Bushkill Creek
**Shohola Creek
**Lackawaxen River
***Wallenpaupack Creek
****West Branch Wallenpaupack Creek
****East Branch Wallenpaupack Creek
*****Bridge Creek
***Middle Creek
***Dyberry Creek
***West Branch Lackawaxen River
**Equinunk Creek
**West Branch Delaware River

Chesapeake Bay

*"Elk River (MD)"
**Big Elk Creek
**Little Elk Creek
*Gunpowder River

usquehanna River

*Susquehanna River
**Deer Creek
**Octoraro Creek
**Conowingo Creek
**Muddy Creek (Susquehanna River)
**Pequea Creek
**Conestoga River***Little Conestoga Creek
***Mill Creek
***Cocalico Creek
**Chiques Creek (known as "Chickies Creek" until 2002)
***Little Chiques Creek
**Codorus Creek
***South Branch Codorus Creek
***West Branch Codorus Creek
**Conodoguinet Creek
*LeTort Spring Run
**Yellow Breeches Creek
**Conewago Creek (in Adams and York Counties)
**Black Gut Creek
***Bermudian Creek
**Conewago Creek (in Lebanon, Dauphin, and Lancaster Counties)
* Little Conewago Creek
* Hoffer Creek
* Brills Run
* Trail Creek (Conewago Creek (east))
* Lynch Run:*Swatara Creek::*Quittapahilla Creek:::*Brandywine Creek (Quittapahilla Creek)::*Little Swatara Creek:*Manada Creek
**Spring Creek
**Paxton Creek
*Asylum Run (Paxton Creek)
***Big Spring Creek
**Fishing Creek
**Stony Creek
***Rattling Run
***Yellow Springs
***Rausch Creek
**Clark Creek
**Sherman Creek
**Juniata River
***Buffalo Creek
***Cocolamus Creek
***Tuscarora Creek
****East Licking Creek
***Lost Creek
***Jacks Creek
***Kishacoquillas Creek
****Honey Creek
*****Treaster Run
***Aughwick Creek
****Blacklog Creek
****Little Aughwick Creek
****Sideling Hill Creek
***Frankstown Branch Juniata River
****Standing Stone Creek
****Shaver Creek
****Little Juniata River
*****Spruce Creek
*****Sinking Run
*****Bald Eagle Creek
****Clover Creek
*****Snare Run
***Raystown Branch Juniata River
****Great Trough Creek
****Yellow Creek
****Brush Creek
*****Shaffer Creek
******Brush Creek
******Chapman Run
****Bloody Run
****Dunning Creek
*****Bobs Creek
***Mill Creek
****Saddler Creek
**Powell Creek
**Armstrong Creek
**Wiconisco Creek
**Mahantango Creek
***Pine Creek
****Deep Creek
***Little Mahantango Creek
**Mahanoy Creek
***Shenandoah Creek
**Penns Creek
***Middle Creek
***Pine Creek
****Elk Creek
***Sinking Creek
**Shamokin Creek
**West Branch Susquehanna River
***Chillisquaque Creek
***Buffalo Creek
***White Deer Creek
***White Deer Hole Creek
***Muncy Creek
****Little Muncy Creek
***Loyalsock Creek
****Mill Creek
****Wallis Run
****Bear Creek
****Plunketts Creek
****Elk Creek
*****Kings Creek
****Little Loyalsock Creek
***Lycoming Creek
****Pleasant Stream
***Larrys Creek
***Rauchtown Run/Antes Creek
***Pine Creek
****Little Pine Creek
*****Texas Creek
*****Blacks Creek
*****Blockhouse Creek
****Slate Run
****Cedar Run
****Babb Creek
*****Stony Fork Creek
****Marsh Creek
****West Branch Pine Creek
***Bald Eagle Creek
****Fishing Creek
****Beech Creek
****Spring Creek
*****Slab Cabin Run
***Young Womans Creek
***Kettle Creek
****Cross Fork
***Cooks Run
****Lick Run
***Sinnemahoning Creek
****First Fork
****Bennett Branch
*****Laurel Run
****Driftwood Branch
*****Sinnemahoning Portage Creek
*****West Creek
***Mosquito Creek
***Moshannon Creek
****Black Moshannon Creek
***Clearfield Creek
****Little Clearfield Creek
*****Gazam Run
***Anderson Creek
***Chest Creek
**North Branch Susquehanna River
***Roaring Creek
****South Branch Roaring Creek
***Catawissa Creek
***Fishing Creek
****Little Fishing Creek
****Huntington Creek
***Nescopeck Creek
****Black Creek
***Wapwallopen Creek
***Harveys Creek
***Lackawanna River
***Bowman Creek
***Tunkhannock Creek
****South Branch Tunkhannock Creek
****Martins Creek
***Mehoopany Creek
****Stony Brook
***Meshoppen Creek
***Sugar Run Creek
****Sugar Run
***Wyalusing Creek
***Wysox Creek
***Towanda Creek
****South Branch Towanda Creek
****Schrader Creek
***Chemung River
****Tioga River
*****Cowanesque River
******Troups Creek
*****Crooked Creek
*****Mill Creek
***Cayuta Creek
***Wappasening Creek
***Snake Creek
***Saltlick Creek
***Starrucca Creek
****Shadigee Creek

Potomac River

*"Monocacy River (MD)"
**Toms Creek
***Middle Creek
**Marsh Creek
**Rock Creek
*Antietam Creek
*Conococheague Creek
**West Branch Conococheague Creek
**Back Creek
*Licking Creek
**Big Cove Creek
***Buck Run
*Tonoloway Creek
**Little Tonoloway Creek
*Sideling Hill Creek
*Town Creek
*"North Branch Potomac River (MD)"
**Evitts Creek
**Wills Creek
***Little Wills Creek
***Brush Creek

Ohio River

*Ohio River
**Raccoon Creek
**Beaver River
***Connoquenessing Creek
****Slippery Rock Creek
****Brush Creek
****Little Connoquenessing Creek
****Breakneck Creek
*****Likens Run
*****Wolfe Run
*****Kaufman Run
****Glade Run
*****South Branch Glade Run
***Mahoning River
***Shenango River
****Neshannock Creek
****Pymatuning Creek
****Little Shenango River
**Chartiers Creek
**"Wheeling Creek (WV)"
***Enlow Fork
***Dunkard Fork

Allegheny River

**Allegheny River
***Buffalo Creek
***Kiskiminetas River
****Loyalhanna Creek
****Conemaugh River
*****Blacklick Creek
******Two Lick Creek
*******Yellow Creek
********Little Yellow Creek
*****Little Conemaugh River
*****Stoneycreek River
******Shade Creek
*******Clear Shade Creek
*******Dark Shade Creek
***Crooked Creek
***Cowanshannock Creek
***Mahoning Creek
****Little Mahoning Creek
***Redbank Creek
****Little Sandy Creek
****North Fork
****Sandy Lick Creek
***Bear Creek
****Silver Creek
****South Branch Bear Creek
****North Branch Bear Creek
***Clarion River
****Piney Creek
****Mill Creek
****Spring Creek
****Little Toby Creek
***Sandy Creek
***East Sandy Creek
***French Creek
****Sugar Creek
****Conneaut Outlet
****Cussewago Creek
****LeBoeuf Creek
***Oil Creek
****Red Snake Creek
****Caldwell Creek
***Pithole Creek
***Tionesta Creek
***Brokenstraw Creek
****Coffee Creek
***Conewango Creek
***Kinzua Creek
***Oswayo Creek
***Potato Creek

Monongahela River

**Monongahela River
***Youghiogheny River
****Sewickley Creek
****Jacobs Creek
****Indian Creek
****Bear Run
****Casselman River
*****Laurel Hill Creek
***Tenmile Creek
****South Fork Tenmile Creek
***Cheat River

Lake Ontario

*Genesee River

Lake Erie

*Conneaut Creek
*Elk Creek
*Twentymile Creek

Alphabetically

*Allegheny River
*Anderson Creek
*Antes Creek
*Antietam Creek
*Aquashicola Creek
*Armstrong Creek
*Aughwick Creek
*Asylum Run
*Babb Creek
*Back Creek
*Bald Eagle Creek (Little Juniata River)
*Bald Eagle Creek (West Branch Susquehanna River)
*Bear Creek
*Bear Creek
*Bear Run
*Beaver River
*Beech Creek
*Bermudian Creek
*Big Cove Creek
*Big Spring Creek
*Black Creek (Lehigh River)
*Black Creek (Nescopeck Creek)
*Black Lake Run
*Black Run
*Blacklick Creek
*Blacklog Creek
*Black Moshannon Creek
*Blacks Creek
*Blockhouse Creek
*Bloody Run (Poquessing Creek)
*Bloody Run (Raystown Branch Juniata River)
*Bobs Creek
*Bowman Creek
*Brandywine Creek (Christina River)
*Brandywine Creek (Quittapahilla Creek)
*Breakneck Creek
*Bridge Creek
* Brills Run
*Broad Run (White Clay Creek)
*Brodhead Creek
*Brokenstraw Creek
*Brush Creek (Raystown Branch Juniata River)
*Brush Creek (Shaffer Creek)
*Brush Creek (Wills Creek)
*Buck Run
*Buckwha Creek
*Buffalo Creek (Allegheny River)
*Buffalo Creek (Juniata River)
*Buffalo Creek (West Branch Susquehanna River)
*Bush Kill
*Bushkill Creek
*Byberry Creek
*Casselman River
*Catawissa Creek
*Cayuta Creek
*Cedar Run
*Chapman Run
*Chartiers Creek
*Cheat River
*Chemung River
*Chest Creek
*Chester Creek
*Chiques Creek (known as "Chickies Creek" until 2002)
*Chillisquaque Creek
*Christina River
*Clarion River
*Clark Creek
*Clearfield Creek
*Clear Shade Creek
*Clover Creek
*Cobbs Creek
*Cocalico Creek
*Cocolamus Creek
*Codorus Creek
*Coffee Creek
*Colberts Run
*Conemaugh River
*Conestoga River
*Conewago Creek (in Lebanon, Dauphin, and Lancaster Counties)
*Conewago Creek (in Adams and York Counties)
* Conewago Trail Creek
*Conewango Creek
*Conneaut Creek
*Connoquenessing Creek
*Conococheague Creek
*Conodoguinet Creek
*Conowingo Creek
*Cowanesque River
*Crooked Creek
*Cross Fork
*Crum Creek
*Cussewago Creek
*Darby Creek
*Dark Shade Creek
*Deep Creek
*Deep Run
*Delaware River
*Dennison Run
*Dunkard Fork
*Dunning Creek
*Dyberry Creek
*East Branch Brandywine Creek
*East Branch Perkiomen Creek
*East Branch Wallenpaupack Creek
*East Licking Creek
*East Sandy Creek
*Elk Creek (Lake Erie)
*Elk Creek (Loyalsock Creek)
*Elk Creek (Penns Creek)
*Elwoods Run
*Enlow Fork
*Equinunk Creek
*Farm Show Run
*Fishing Creek (Bald Eagle Creek)
*Fishing Creek (North Branch Susquehanna River)
*Fishing Creek (Susquehanna River)
*Frankstown Branch Juniata River
*French Creek (Allegheny River)
*French Creek (Schuylkill River)
*Gazam Run
*Genesee River
*Goose Valley Creek
*Grassy Meadow Run
*Great Trough Creek
*Gunpowder River
*Harveys Creek
*Hogestown Run
* Hoffer Creek
*Hokendauqua Creek
*Holtz Run
*Honey Creek
*Huntington Creek
*Indian Creek (Cobbs Creek)
*Indian Creek (Youghiogheny River)
*Indian Run
*Ithan Creek
*Jacks Creek
*Jacobs Creek
*Jeans Run
*Jordan Creek
*Juniata River
*Kaufman Run
*Kettle Creek
*Kings Creek
*Kings Gap Hollow Run
*Kinzua Creek
*Kishacoquillas Creek
*Kiskiminetas River
*Kistler Creek
*Lackawanna River
*Lackawaxen River
*Larrys Creek
*Laurel Hill Creek
*Laurel Run (Bennett Branch Sinnemahoning Creek)
**Laurel Run (Highspire, PA)
*LeBoeuf Creek
*Lehigh River
*Lick Run
*Licking Creek
*Likens Run
*Little Aughwick Creek
*Little Chiques Creek
*Little Clearfield Creek
*Little Coneawago Creek(in Adams and York Counties)
*Little Coneawago Creek(in Lebanon, Dauphin, and Lancaster Counties)
*Little Conemaugh River
*Little Fishing Creek
*Little Juniata River
*Little Lehigh Creek
*Little Loyalsock Creek
*Little Mahantango Creek
**Manada Creek
**Marsh Run
*Little Muncy Creek
*Little Paxton Creek
*Little Pine Creek
*Little Sandy Creek
*Little Schuylkill River
*Little Spring Creek
*Little Swatara Creek
*Little Toby Creek
*Little Tonoloway Creek
*Little Wills Creek
*Little Yellow Creek
*Lizard Creek
*Lost Creek (Pennsylvania)
*Loyalhanna Creek
*Loyalsock Creek
*Lycoming Creek
* Lynch Run
*Mahanoy Creek
*Mahantango Creek
*Mahoning Creek
*Mahoning River
*Manada Creek
*Maiden Creek
*Manatawny Creek
*Marsh Creek (Monocacy River)
*Marsh Creek (Pine Creek)
*Martins Creek (Delaware River)
*Martins Creek (Tunkhannock Creek)
*McMichael Creek
*Mehoopany Creek
*Merrybrook Run
*Meshoppen Creek
*Middle Creek (Lackawaxen River)
*Middle Creek (Penns Creek)
*Middle Creek (Toms Creek)
*Mill Creek (Clarion River)
*Mill Creek (Conestoga River)
*Mill Creek (Loyalsock Creek)
*Mill Creek (Schuylkill River)
*Mill Creek (Tioga River)
*Monocacy Creek
*Monongahela River
*Moshannon Creek
*Mosquito Creek (Pennsylvania)
*Muddy Creek (Susquehanna River)
*Muncy Creek
*Naylors Run
*Nescopeck Creek
*Neshaminy Creek
*Neshannock Creek
*Nesquehoning Creek
*North Branch Susquehanna River
*North Fork
*Octoraro Creek
*Ohio River
*Oil Creek
*Ontelaunee Creek
*Paper Mill Run
*Paradise Creek
*Paxton Creek
*Paxtang Creek
*Penns Creek
*Pennypack Creek
*Pequea Creek
*Perkiomen Creek
*Possum Hollow Creek
*Pine Creek (Mahantango Creek)
*Pine Creek (Penns Creek)
*Pine Creek (Pennsylvania), West Branch Susquehanna River tributary
*Pine Run
*Pithole Creek
*Pleasant Stream
*Plunketts Creek (Loyalsock Creek)
*Pocono Creek
*Pohopoco Creek
*Poquessing Creek
*Potato Creek
*Powell Creek
*Quakake Creek
*Quittapahilla Creek
*Raccoon Creek (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
*Raccoon Creek (Erie County, Pennsylvania)
*Rattling Run
*Rauchtown Run
*Rausch Creek
*Raystown Branch Juniata River
*Redbank Creek
*Red Clay Creek
*Red Snake Creek
*Ridley Creek
*Roaring Creek
*Rock Creek
*Saltlick Creek
*Sandy Lick Creek
*Sandy Run
*Saucon Creek
*Schaefer Spring Creek
*Schrader Creek
*Schuylkill River
*Shade Creek
*Shadigee Creek
*Shaffer Creek
*Shamokin Creek
*Shaver Creek
*Shenandoah Creek
*Shenango River
*Sherman Creek
*Shohola Creek
*Sideling Hill Creek (Aughwick Creek)
*Sideling Hill Creek (Potomac River)
*Sinking Creek
*Sinking Run
*Sinnemahoning Creek
*Simmons Creek
*Skippack Creek
*Slab Cabin Run
*Slate Run
*Slippery Rock Creek
*Snake Creek
*Snare Run
*South Branch Codorus Creek
*South Branch Roaring Creek
*South Branch Towanda Creek
*South Branch Tunkhannock Creek
*Spring Creek
*Spruce Creek
*Standing Stone Creek
*Starrucca Creek
*Stony Brook
*Stoneycreek River, Conemaugh River tributary
*Stony Creek (Pennsylvania), Susquehanna River tributary
*Stony Fork Creek
*Sugar Creek
*Sugar Run
*Sugar Run Creek
*Susquehanna River
*Swamp Creek
*Swatara Creek
*Texas Creek
*Tioga River
*Tionesta Creek
*Tobyhanna Creek
*Tohickon Creek
*Tonoloway Creek
*Towanda Creek
*Town Creek
*Treaster Run
*Trindle Spring Creek (Run)
*Troups Creek
*Tulpehocken Creek
*Tunkhannock Creek (North Branch Susquehanna River)
*Tunkhannock Creek (Tobyhanna Creek)
*Tuscarora Creek (Juniata River)
*Tuscarora Creek (Penns Creek)
*Tuscarora Creek (Susquehanna River)
*Twentymile Creek
*Two Lick Creek
*Unami Creek
*Valley Creek
*Wallenpaupack Creek
*Wallis Run
*Waltons Run
*Wappasening Creek
*Wapwallopen Creek
*West Branch Brandywine Creek
*West Branch Codorus Creek
*West Branch Conococheague Creek
*West Branch Delaware River
*West Branch Lackawaxen River
*West Branch Pine Creek
*West Branch Susquehanna River
*West Branch Wallenpaupack Creek
*White Clay Creek
*White Deer Creek
*White Deer Hole Creek
*Wiconisco Creek
*Wills Creek (North Branch Potomac River)
*Wilson Creek (Pennsylvania)
*Wilsons Run
*Wissahickon Creek
*Wolfe Run
*Wyalusing Creek
*Wysox Creek
*Yellow Creek (Juniata River)
*Yellow Creek (Two Lick Creek)
*Yellow Breeches Creek
*Yellow Springs (Pennsylvania)
*Youghiogheny River
*Young Womans Creek

ee also

*List of waterways
**List of rivers of the Americas
**List of rivers in the United States
**List of canals in the United States

References

* [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/ USGS Geographic Names Information Service]
*USGS Hydrologic Unit Map - State of Pennsylvania (1974)
*cite book | last = Shaw | first = Lewis C. | others = Prepared in Cooperation with the United States Department of the Interior Geological Survey | title = Pennsylvania Gazetteer of Streams Part II (Water Resources Bulletin No. 16) | origdate = June, 1984 | edition = 1st Edition | publisher = Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Environmental Resources (no ISBN) | location = Harrisburg, PA


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