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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Egegik.

This page contains five sections:

Around Egegik ...

Egegik is the largest city within a 50 mile [80 km] radius.

The next largest community is Pilot Point. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the south of Egegik and has a population of 65 people.<1>

For comparison, Egegik has a population of 110 people.

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

King Salmon     [Map]
41 miles [66 km] miles to the northeast of Egegik.

Naknek     [Map]
37 miles [59.5 km] miles to the north of Egegik.

Pilot Point     [Map]
45 miles [72.4 km] miles to the south of Egegik.

South Naknek     [Map]
37 miles [59.5 km] miles to the north of Egegik.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Egegik ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Egegik ...

Looking for more information about Egegik? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Egegik, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Egegik.

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

Egegik Tourism

Additional communities can be found on the TripAdvisor Page for Egegik

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 Egegik ...

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 Egegik.

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

Large Airports

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

King Salmon Airport (AKN/PAKN)<4>   [Map]
41 miles [66 km] miles to the northeast of Egegik.

Dillingham Airport (DLG/PADL)   [Map]
70 miles [112.7 km] miles to the northwest of Egegik.

General Aviation Airports

Egegik Airport (EGX/PAII)   [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the south of Egegik.

South Naknek Airport (WSN/KWSN)   [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km] miles to the north northeast of Egegik.

Naknek Airport (FAA ID: 5NK)   [Map]
38 miles [61.2 km] miles to the north northeast of Egegik.

Pilot Pt. Airport (PIP/PAPN)   [Map]
44 miles [70.8 km] miles to the south of Egegik.

Ugashik Airport (IATA: UGB)   [Map]
47 miles [75.6 km] miles to the south of Egegik.

Portage Creek Airport (FAA ID: A14)   [Map]
49 miles [78.9 km] miles to the north northwest of Egegik.

Ekuk Airport (IATA: KKU)   [Map]
59 miles [95 km] miles to the northwest of Egegik.

Clarks Pt. Airport (IATA: CLP)   [Map]
59 miles [95 km] miles to the northwest of Egegik.

Additional Airport Information

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

Homer Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HOMICAO: PAHO

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


King Salmon Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: AKNICAO: PAKN

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Dillingham Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DLGICAO: PADL

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Egegik Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: EGXICAO: PAII

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


South Naknek Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: WSNICAO: KWSN

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Pilot Point Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: PIPICAO: PAPN

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)

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 Egegik. 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 Egegik.
<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- Egegik) 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 Egegik. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Egegik

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Egegik. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.2142, Longitude: -157.3739     [Map].
<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Egegik), 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.
<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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