What does the word gulch mean?

Usage examples for gulch

  1. " Good- by, good- by, Charley, my boy, and keep in the right path; not up, or down, or round the gulch, you know- ha, ha! – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  2. No, they had not gone back to the gulch- that was too easy. – The Magnetic North by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
  3. That last fellow that howled was just above here in the gulch. – Bobby of the Labrador by Dillon Wallace