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The location of Capaloa









Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Capaloa.

This page contains five sections:

Around Capaloa ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Point Hope. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the southwest of Capaloa. Point Hope has a population of 720 people.<1>

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Capaloa.<2>

Chariot     [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the south of Capaloa.

Point Hope     [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the southwest of Capaloa.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Capaloa ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Capaloa. 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

TripAdvisor Link for:

Alaska Statewide Tourism

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 Capaloa ...

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 Capaloa.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Capaloa. 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 Capaloa.

General Aviation Airports

Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport (LUR/PALU)<4>   [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the North of Capaloa.

Additional Airport Information

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

Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: LURICAO: PALU

Detailed information from:

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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- Capaloa) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Capaloa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 68.6458, Longitude: -166.2208     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Capaloa have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Capaloa), 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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<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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