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Introduction ...

Whether 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.

In addition, you'll find a link to the TripAdvisor Forum for Big Lake. If you have a question about your travel plans, post it on their Forum and see if others can give you an answer.

All of this can be found on the TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Lake.

If you want to learn more about the surrounding area, the following map can help you find links to Tourism pages for other communities.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages Near Big Lake   ...

The red map marker shows the location of Big Lake. Clicking on the red marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for Big Lake.

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.

 

  Big Lake



  Skwentna     Eagle River  
  Willow     Anchorage  
  Sutton     Tyonek  
  Houston     Indian  
  Palmer     Girdwood  
  Wasilla     Hope  
  Chugiak    
   

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Big Lake - within 50 miles [80.5 km].

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 13 communities listed.

For each community, we give:

  • The approximate distance and direction from Big Lake
  • 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

Anchorage

20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the South (S) of Big Lake

Population: 298,695

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Anchorage

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Anchorage

Palmer

29 miles [46.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Big Lake

Population: 6,788

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Palmer

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Palmer

Chugiak

18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Big Lake

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Chugiak

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Chugiak

Skwentna

50 miles [80.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Big Lake

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Skwentna

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Skwentna

Eagle River

19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Big Lake

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Eagle River

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Eagle River

Sutton

38 miles [61.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Big Lake

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Sutton

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Sutton

Girdwood

47 miles [75.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Big Lake

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Girdwood

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Girdwood

Tyonek

49 miles [78.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Big Lake

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Tyonek

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Tyonek

Hope

42 miles [67.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Big Lake

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Hope

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Hope

Wasilla

18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Big Lake

Population: 9,284

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Wasilla

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Wasilla

Houston

9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Big Lake

Population: 2,206

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Houston

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Houston

Willow

16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Big Lake

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Willow

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Willow

Indian

39 miles [62.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Big Lake

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Indian

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Indian

 
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Big Lake: www.biglake-ak.com/

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/






Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Big Lake. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Big Lake) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Big Lake. 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 Big Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Big Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.5129, Longitude: -149.9862     [Map].

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