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Cape Fanshaw, Alaska

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Around Cape Fanshaw ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Petersburg. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the southeast of Cape Fanshaw. Petersburg has a population of 2,900 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Kake. It is located about 23 miles [ km] to the southwest of Cape Fanshaw and has a population of 540 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cape Fanshaw.<2>

  • Hobart Bay
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hobart Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hobart Bay lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the north of Cape Fanshaw
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  • Kake
  • Kupreanof
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kupreanof
    • Kupreanof lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Cape Fanshaw
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26 people
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  • Petersburg

Airports Near Cape Fanshaw ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<5> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Cape Fanshaw and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Cape Fanshaw.

Websites We Enjoy ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cape Fanshaw. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cape Fanshaw.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cape Fanshaw) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cape Fanshaw. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 57.2128, Longitude: -133.5019       In this case, the coordinates for Cape Fanshaw have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Cape Fanshaw), 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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