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Dry Creek, Alaska

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Welcome to Dry Creek ...

A typical abbreviation for Dry Creek: Dry Crk. (or less commonly used: Dry Ck. or Dry Cr.)

Dry Creek is 1,830 feet [558 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Dry Creek lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time

Dry Creek is within the boundaries of the (907) area code.

Communities near Dry Creek ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Dry Creek and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2015<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Delta Junction   [Map]   929   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Deltana   [Map]   ---   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Dot Lake Village   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dot Lake   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Healy Lake   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Paxson   [Map]   ---   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Dry Creek.

Communities Also Named Dry Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Dry Creek - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Idaho, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dry Creek.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dry Creek. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dry Creek.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Dry Creek:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dry Creek ...

Looking for more information about Dry Creek? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Dry Creek? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Dry Creek, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Dry Creek.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Dry Creek. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dry Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Dry Creek. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dry Creek) 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 Dry Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dry Creek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dry Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 63.6533, Longitude: -144.6653     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dry Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dry Creek.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Dry Creek.



 
 
 

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