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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Alpine.

This page contains four sections:

Around Alpine ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Nuiqsut. It lies just south of Alpine. Nuiqsut has a population of 430 people.<1>

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting in Alpine.<2>

Nuiqsut     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the south of Alpine.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alpine ...

Looking for more information about Alpine? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Alpine, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alpine.

Websites We Enjoy ...

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

For the State of Alaska

Alaska Tourism

Parks for Alaska

Fishing in Alaska

Hunting in Alaska

TripAdvisor Link for:

Alaska Statewide Tourism

Alpine Tourism

Additional communities can be found on the TripAdvisor Page for Alpine

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Alaska

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 Alpine ...

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 better fit our travel plans.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Alpine.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Alpine. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

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

Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Deadhorse Airport (SCC/PASC)<4>   [Map]
58 miles [93.3 km] miles to the east of Alpine.

General Aviation Airports

Nuiqsut Airport (NUI/PAQT)   [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the south southwest of Alpine.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Deadhorse Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SCCICAO: PASC

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Nuiqsut Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: NUIICAO: PAQT

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alaska

About Alaska

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alpine. 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 Alpine.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alpine) 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 Alpine. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alpine

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alpine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 70.3442, Longitude: -150.9245     [Map].
<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Alpine), 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.
<4>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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