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Four Mile Road, Alaska

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Four Mile Road.

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Around Four Mile Road ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fairbanks. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the northeast of Four Mile Road. Fairbanks has a population of 32,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Nenana. It lies immediately south of Four Mile Road and has a population of 380 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Anderson   [Map]   271   S   17 miles [27.4 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Chena   [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Ester   [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Ferry   [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Fox   [Map]     NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Healy   [Map]     S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Minto   [Map]     N   38 miles [61.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Four Mile Road ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Caribou Crossing   -   24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northwest of Four Mile Road   [Map]
Ferry   -   40 miles [64.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Flag Crossing   -   34 miles [54.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Fox   -   50 miles [80.5 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Rock Crossing   -   30 miles [48.3 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Scotchmans Crossing   -   37 miles [59.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Standard   -   21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Four Mile Road ...

Looking for more information about Four Mile Road? 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 Four Mile Road, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Four Mile Road.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Four Mile Road.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Four Mile Road. 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 to see 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
    Four Mile Road Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Four Mile Road

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 Four Mile Road ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Four Mile Road.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Nenana Muni.(ICAO: PANN)   [Map]   ENN   SSE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Clear Airport(ICAO: PACL)   [Map]   Z84   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Minto Airport(IATA:MNT)   [Map]   51Z   N   38 miles [61.2 km]

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 be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Four Mile Road.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Four Mile Road. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Fairbanks Intl. (FAI/PAFA)   [Map]   FAI   ENE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   ANC   S   238 miles [383 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Nenana Muni.(ICAO: PANN)   [Map]   ENN   SSE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Clear Airport(ICAO: PACL)   [Map]   Z84   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Minto Airport(IATA:MNT)   [Map]   51Z   N   38 miles [61.2 km]

Additional Airport Information

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

Fairbanks Intl.   (FAI/PAFA)   [Map]
        Website for Fairbanks International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.   (ANC/PANC)   [Map]
        Website for Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Nenana Muni.   (ICAO: PANN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Clear Airport   (ICAO: PACL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Healy River Airport   (HKB/PAHV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Manley Hot Springs Airport   (ICAO: PAML)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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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 Four Mile Road.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Four Mile Road. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Four Mile Road) 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 Four Mile Road. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Four Mile Road

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<3>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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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Four Mile Road), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Four Mile Road.