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Kah Shakes, Alaska

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Introduction ...

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 Kah Shakes, there are communities in the surrounding area that have Tourism pages that may be of help. The following map should help you find find those communities communities.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages Near Kah Shakes   ...

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

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.


  Kah Shakes

  Loring (AK)  
  Ward Cove (AK)  
  Ketchikan (AK)  
  Metlakatla (AK)  
  Port Simpson (BC)  

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

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

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 5 communities listed.

For each community, we give:

  • The approximate distance and direction from Kah Shakes
  • 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


34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the Northwest (NW) of Kah Shakes

Population: 8,197

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Ketchikan

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Ketchikan


46 miles [74 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Kah Shakes

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Loring

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Loring


24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Kah Shakes

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Metlakatla

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Metlakatla

Port Simpson

40 miles [64.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Kah Shakes

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Port Simpson

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Port Simpson

Ward Cove

38 miles [61.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Kah Shakes

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Ward Cove

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Ward Cove


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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Kah Shakes. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kah Shakes. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.0417, Longitude: -130.9750     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kah Shakes have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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