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Introduction ...

So far, we have found very little information about Afognak. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Afognak to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Afognak, please Contact Us.




When we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

While we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page that is specific to Afognak, there are nearby communities that are likely to provide the information that you're looking for. If you want to learn more about those communities, the following map should be of help.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages Near Afognak   ...

The red map marker shows the location of Afognak. In this case, we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page for Afognak.

Clicking on a blue marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for that community. The Tourism page will open in a new browser window.

An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map. As above, clicking on a marker will open the selected Tourism page in a new window. Clicking on the community's name will cause a jump to the Tourism map for that community.

 

  Afognak



  Ouzinkie  
  Port Lions  
  Kodiak  
  Chiniak  
 
 

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Afognak - within 32 miles [51.5 km].

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 4 communities listed.

For each community, we give:

  • The approximate distance and direction from Afognak
  • If we know it, we give the population of the community
  • A link to the TripAdvisor Tourism page. The TripAdvisor page will open in a new browser window
  • A link that will jump to our map for the community's map of Tourism pages

Chiniak

32 miles [51.5 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of Afognak

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Chiniak

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Chiniak

Kodiak

20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Afognak

Population: 6,253

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Kodiak

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Kodiak

Ouzinkie

11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Afognak

Population: 163

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Ouzinkie

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Ouzinkie

Port Lions

11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Afognak

Population: 197

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Port Lions

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Port Lions

 

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Afognak, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Afognak. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Afognak) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Afognak. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Afognak

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Afognak. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.0221, Longitude: -152.7652     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Afognak have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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This page was last modified: 15 Nov 2016
By John Hall