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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Naukati Bay.

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Around Naukati Bay ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Wrangell. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the northeast of Naukati Bay. Wrangell has a population of 2,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Craig. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the south of Naukati Bay and has a population of 1,200 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 from Naukati Bay and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Coffman Cove   [Map]   180   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Edna Bay   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hydaburg   [Map]   400   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Kasaan   [Map]   50   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Klawock   [Map]   796   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Thorne Bay   [Map]   485   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Cape Pole   [Map]     W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Hollis   [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Labouchere Bay   [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Meyers Chuck   [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Olive Cove   [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Point Baker   [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Port Alice   [Map]     W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Port Protection   [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Saint John Harbor   [Map]     N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Tokeen   [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Waterfall   [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Whale Pass   [Map]     N   17 miles [27.4 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Naukati Bay ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Craig   -   27 miles [43.5 km] to the South of Naukati Bay   [Map]
Edna Bay   -   19 miles [30.6 km] to the West   [Map]
Olive Cove   -   39 miles [62.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Salt Chuck   -   29 miles [46.7 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Waterfall   -   39 miles [62.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Whale Pass   -   17 miles [27.4 km] to the North   [Map]

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Alaska

    Alaska Tourism
    Alaska Parks

    Fishing in Alaska
    Hunting in Alaska


National Park System (NPS) - Parks, Monuments & Preserves

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Alaska

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Alaska

Airports Near Naukati Bay ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Naukati Bay.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Klawock Airport(KLW/PAKW)   [Map]   AKW   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Craig Airport   [Map]   CGA   S   27 miles [43.5 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 Naukati Bay.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Naukati Bay. 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
Wrangell Airport(WRG/PAWG)   [Map]   WRG   NE   52 miles [83.7 km]
Petersburg Airport(PSG/PAPG)   [Map]   PSG   N   64 miles [103 km]
Ketchikan Intl. (KTN/PAKT)   [Map]   KTN   ESE   67 miles [107.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Klawock Airport(KLW/PAKW)   [Map]   AKW   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Craig Airport   [Map]   CGA   S   27 miles [43.5 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
 
Wrangell Airport   (WRG/PAWG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Petersburg Airport   (PSG/PAPG)   [Map]
        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
 
Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport   (SIT/PASI)   [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 Naukati Bay. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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



Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Naukati Bay. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.8736, Longitude: -133.1847     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Naukati Bay 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 Naukati Bay), 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 Naukati Bay.



 
 
 

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