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Tanacross, Alaska

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Introduction ...

Whether 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.

In addition, you'll find a link to the TripAdvisor Forum for Tanacross. If you have a question about your travel plans, post it on their Forum and see if others can give you an answer.

All of this can be found on the TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tanacross.

If you want to learn more about the surrounding area, the following map can help you find links to Tourism pages for other communities.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages Near Tanacross   ...

The red map marker shows the location of Tanacross. Clicking on the red marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for Tanacross.

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.



  Dot Lake  
  Mentasta Lake  

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Tanacross - 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 Tanacross
  • 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

Dot Lake

28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the Northwest (NW) of Tanacross

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Dot Lake

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Dot Lake

Mentasta Lake

33 miles [53.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Tanacross

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Mentasta Lake

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Mentasta Lake


50 miles [80.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Tanacross

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Slana

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Slana


30 miles [48.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Tanacross

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Tetlin

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Tetlin


11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Tanacross

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Tok

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Tok


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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alaska:

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Tanacross. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tanacross) 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 Tanacross. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tanacross

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tanacross. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 63.3784, Longitude: -143.3625     [Map].

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This page was last modified: 19 Oct 2016
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