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Rowan Bay, 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 Rowan Bay, 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 Rowan Bay   ...

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

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.


  Rowan Bay

  Point Baker  
  Port Alexander  

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Rowan Bay - within 50 miles [80.5 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 Rowan Bay
  • 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


24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the North Northeast (NNE) of Rowan Bay

Population: 570

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Kake

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Kake


50 miles [80.5 km] to the East (E) of Rowan Bay

Population: 2,920

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Petersburg

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Petersburg

Point Baker

32 miles [51.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Rowan Bay

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Point Baker

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Point Baker

Port Alexander

32 miles [51.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Rowan Bay

Population: 54

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Port Alexander

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Port Alexander


48 miles [77.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rowan Bay

Population: 8,863

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Sitka

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Sitka


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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Rowan Bay. 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 from Rowan Bay. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rowan 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 Rowan Bay. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rowan Bay

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rowan Bay. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.6676, Longitude: -134.2637     [Map].

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