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Welcome to Chilkat ...

Chilkat is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Chilkat lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Chilkat, you will leave Alaskan Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

Chilkat lies within the (907) area code.

Communities near Chilkat ...

We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Chilkat.

  • Covenant Life
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covenant Life
    • Covenant Life lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Chilkat
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Covenant Life have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covenant Life
  • Mosquito Lake
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mosquito Lake
    • Mosquito Lake lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Chilkat
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mosquito Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mosquito Lake
  • Lutak
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lutak
    • Lutak lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the east of Chilkat
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lutak have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lutak
  • Chilkoot
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilkoot
    • Chilkoot lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the east of Chilkat
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilkoot
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Haines
    • Port Chilkoot - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Chilkoot
      • Port Chilkoot was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southeast of Chilkat
    • Dyea - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dyea
      • Dyea was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the east of Chilkat
    • Skagway
    • Mud Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mud Bay
      • Mud Bay lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the southeast of Chilkat
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mud Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mud Bay

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Chilkat. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chilkat.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chilkat. See our Newspapers Page for Chilkat.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chilkat ...

Looking for more information about Chilkat? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Chilkat, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Chilkat.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chilkat - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 from Point A (ie- Chilkat) 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 Chilkat. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chilkat

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chilkat. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.3996, Longitude: -135.8968    
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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