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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Davidsons Landing.

This page contains five sections:

Around Davidsons Landing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Brevig Mission. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the west of Davidsons Landing. Brevig Mission has a population of 400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Teller. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the west of Davidsons Landing and has a population of 240 people.

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

Brevig Mission     [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the west of Davidsons Landing.

Pilgrim Springs     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the southeast of Davidsons Landing.

Salmon Lake     [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the south of Davidsons Landing.

Taylor     [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the north of Davidsons Landing.

Teller     [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the west of Davidsons Landing.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Davidsons Landing ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Davidsons Landing.

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

Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Nome Airport (OME/PAOM)<4>   [Map]
50 miles [80.5 km] miles to the South of Davidsons Landing.

General Aviation Airports

Council Airport (FAA ID: K29)   [Map]
51 miles [82.1 km] miles to the East Southeast of Davidsons Landing.

Solomon State Fld. Airport (FAA ID: AK26)   [Map]
52 miles [83.7 km] miles to the South Southeast of Davidsons Landing.

Additional Airport Information

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

Nome Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: OMEICAO: PAOM

Detailed information from:

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

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 Davidsons Landing. 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 Davidsons Landing.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Davidsons Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Davidsons Landing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 65.2419, Longitude: -165.2717     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Davidsons Landing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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