Kaweah

Kaweah is a word in the ancient Yokuts language that means "crow" or "raven cry". It may refer to:

Bodies of water
  • Kaweah River in Tulare County, California
  • Lake Kaweah, a lake near Lemon Cove in Tulare County, California.
Mountains
  • Mount Kaweah, a mountain of the Kaweah peaks ridge of California's Sierra Nevada, in Sequoia National Park.
  • Black Kaweah, a mountain of the Kaweah peaks ridge of California's Sierra Nevada, in Sequoia National Park.
  • Red Kaweah, a mountain of the Kaweah peaks ridge of California's Sierra Nevada, in Sequoia National Park.
  • Kaweah Queen, a mountain of the Kaweah peaks ridge of California's Sierra Nevada, in Sequoia National Park.
  • Kaweah Gap, a pass through the Great Western Divide, in Sequoia National Park, California.
Other things
  • Kaweah Indian Nation, a civic group interested in Native American interests.
  • Kaweah Colony, a utopian Socialist community in central California during the 1880s.
  • USS Kaweah (AO-15), a replenishment oiler ship in the United States Navy.
  • Kaweah Bar, a racing horse.

Other articles related to "kaweah":

Lake Kaweah
... Lake Kaweah is a reservoir near Lemon Cove in Tulare County, California ... The lake is formed by Terminus Dam on the Kaweah River ... originates in the Sierra Nevada mountains and drains about 560 sq mi (1,500 km2) into Lake Kaweah ...
Mount Kaweah
... Mount Kaweah is a mountain in California's Sequoia National Park and forms part of the Kaweah Peaks Ridge, a spur of the Great Western Divide which ... feet (4,208 m), the highest along the Kaweah ridge ... The peak was named for the Kaweah River which has its headwaters to the west of the Kaweah Peaks Ridge ...
Terminus Dam
... Terminus Dam is a dam on the Kaweah River in Tulare County, California in the United States, serving to form Lake Kaweah ... water supply, and as a result, the Kaweah River below the dam is usually regulated for a stable flow year round ... The South Fork and the mainstem of the Kaweah both flow into the reservoir and the North Fork joins a short distance upstream ...
Triple Divide Peak (Tulare County, California)
... Near Kaweah Gap, the peak divides three important watersheds the Kern River, the Kaweah River, and the Kings River ... The Kaweah Peaks Ridge spurs off to the south, while the Kings-Kaweah Divide branches off to the west ...