|Counties||Box Elder County, Utah, Oneida County, Idaho|
|Source||Big Malad Spring|
|⁃ location||northwest of Malad City, Oneida County, Idaho|
|⁃ elevation||4,728 ft (1,441 m)|
|south of Bear River City, Box Elder County, Utah|
|4,222 ft (1,287 m)|
|Length||97 mi (156 km)|
The river flows southward, beginning northwest of Malad City, Idaho, crosses the Idaho-Utah state line just north of Portage, Utah, flows through Tremonton, and empties into the Bear River just south of Bear River City.
Malad River was so named on account of the river making pioneers sick, malade meaning "sick" in French.
- "Malad River". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. December 31, 1979. Retrieved July 22, 2013.
- "Big Malad Spring". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. June 21, 1979. Retrieved July 22, 2013.
- "National Hydrography Dataset". United States Geological Survey. Retrieved July 22, 2013.
- Van Atta, Dale (Jan 22, 1977). "You name it - there's a town for it". The Deseret News. pp. W6. Retrieved 18 October 2015.
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