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Welcome to Dora Bay ...

The location of Dora Bay has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Dora Bay is 2,230 feet [680 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Dora Bay is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Dora Bay: (907)

Communities near Dora Bay ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dora Bay.

  • Polk Inlet
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polk Inlet have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Polk Inlet
    • Polk Inlet lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Dora Bay
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Polk Inlet
  • Hydaburg
  • Kasaan
  • Long Island
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Island have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Island
    • Long Island lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Dora Bay
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Island
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ketchikan
    • Clover Pass
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clover Pass
      • Clover Pass lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Dora Bay
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover Pass
    • Ward Cove
    • Hollis
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollis have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hollis
      • Hollis lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Dora Bay
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollis
    • Metlakatla
    • Dairy
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dairy
      • Dairy lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the east of Dora Bay
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dairy

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 Dora Bay. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dora Bay.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dora Bay ...

Looking for more information about Dora Bay? 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 Dora Bay, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dora Bay.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dora Bay - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Dora Bay) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dora Bay. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dora Bay

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dora Bay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.1889, Longitude: -132.2953       In this case, the coordinates for Dora Bay have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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