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The location of Annette









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Annette.

This page contains five sections:

Around Annette ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Ketchikan. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the north of Annette. Ketchikan has a population of 8,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saxman. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the north of Annette and has a population of 380 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Kasaan   [Map]   50   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirDistance
Dora Bay   [Map]     W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Loring   [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Metlakatla   [Map]     N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Ward Cove   [Map]     N   25 miles [40.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Annette ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Annette.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Annette. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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


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 Annette ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Ketchikan Intl.  (KTN/PAKT)   [Map]   NNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Prince Rupert Airport  (YPR/CYPR)   [Map]   SE   69 miles [111 km]
Masset Airport  (ZMT/CZMT)   [Map]   SSW   75 miles [120.7 km]
Wrangell Airport (WRG/PAWG)   [Map]   NNW   103 miles [165.8 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Annette.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Ketchikan Intl.  (KTN/PAKT)   [Map]   NNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Prince Rupert Airport  (YPR/CYPR)   [Map]   SE   69 miles [111 km]
Masset Airport  (ZMT/CZMT)   [Map]   SSW   75 miles [120.7 km]
Wrangell Airport (WRG/PAWG)   [Map]   NNW   103 miles [165.8 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ketchikan Intl.   (KTN/PAKT)   [Map]
  Website for Ketchikan International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Prince Rupert Airport   (YPR/CYPR)   [Map]
  Website for Prince Rupert Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Masset Airport   (ZMT/CZMT)   [Map]
  Website for Masset Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wrangell Airport   (WRG/PAWG)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Annette. 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 Annette.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Annette. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.0617, Longitude: -131.5417     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Annette 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Annette), 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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