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Iditarod, Alaska

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Introduction ...

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

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

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

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.



  Crooked Creek  

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Iditarod - within 46 miles [74 km].

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 3 communities listed.

For each community, we give:

  • The approximate distance and direction from Iditarod
  • 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

Crooked Creek

46 miles [74 km]<2> to the South (S) of Iditarod

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Crooked Creek

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Crooked Creek


6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Iditarod

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Flat

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Flat


46 miles [74 km] to the West (W) of Iditarod

Population: 83

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Shageluk

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Shageluk


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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 Iditarod, 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 'straight-line' distance that begins in Iditarod. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Iditarod) 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 Iditarod. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Iditarod

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Iditarod. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 62.5437, Longitude: -158.0943     [Map].

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