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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Clover Pass.

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Around Clover Pass ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Ketchikan. It lies just southeast of Clover Pass. Ketchikan has a population of 8,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Thorne Bay. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the northwest of Clover Pass and has a population of 480 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Hydaburg   [Map]   391   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Kasaan   [Map]   51   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Saxman   [Map]   417   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Annette   [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Dora Bay   [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Hollis   [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Loring   [Map]     NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Metlakatla   [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Meyers Chuck   [Map]     NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Polk Inlet   [Map]     W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Ward Cove   [Map]     SE   4 miles [6.4 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Clover Pass.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Clover Pass. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Airports Near Clover Pass ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Clover Pass.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ketchikan Intl. (KTN/PAKT)   [Map]   KTN   SSE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Klawock Airport(KLW/PAKW)   [Map]   AKW   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Craig Airport   [Map]   CGA   W   53 miles [85.3 km]
Wrangell Airport(WRG/PAWG)   [Map]   WRG   NNW   73 miles [117.5 km]
Prince Rupert Airport (YPR/CYPR)   [Map]   CYPR   SSE   97 miles [156.1 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Clover Pass.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Clover Pass. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ketchikan Intl. (KTN/PAKT)   [Map]   KTN   SSE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Wrangell Airport(WRG/PAWG)   [Map]   WRG   NNW   73 miles [117.5 km]
Prince Rupert Airport (YPR/CYPR)   [Map]   CYPR   SSE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Masset Airport (ZMT/CZMT)   [Map]   CZMT   S   100 miles [160.9 km]
Petersburg Airport(PSG/PAPG)   [Map]   PSG   NNW   101 miles [162.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Klawock Airport(KLW/PAKW)   [Map]   AKW   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Craig Airport   [Map]   CGA   W   53 miles [85.3 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Juneau Intl.   (JNU/PAJN)   [Map]
        Website for Juneau International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ketchikan Intl.   (KTN/PAKT)   [Map]
        Website for Ketchikan International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wrangell Airport   (WRG/PAWG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Prince Rupert Airport   (YPR/CYPR)   [Map]
        Website for Prince Rupert Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Masset Airport   (ZMT/CZMT)   [Map]
        Website for Masset Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Petersburg Airport   (PSG/PAPG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Klawock Airport   (KLW/PAKW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Clover Pass. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Clover Pass.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clover Pass. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.4722, Longitude: -131.7917     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Clover Pass have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Clover Pass), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Clover Pass.



 
 
 

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