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Welcome to Gakona Junction ...

A typical abbreviation for Gakona Junction: Gakona Jct. (or less commonly used: Gakona Jctn.)

Gakona Junction is 1,630 feet [497 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Gakona Junction: (907)

The ZIP code for Gakona Junction: 99586<2>

Communities near Gakona Junction ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Gakona Junction and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   DirDistance
Chistochina   [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Copper Center   [Map]     S   23 miles [37 km]
Copperville   [Map]     S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Glennallen   [Map]     SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lake Louise   [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Mendeltna   [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Gakona Junction.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gakona Junction. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gakona Junction.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gakona Junction:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gakona Junction ...

Looking for more information about Gakona Junction? 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.

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gakona Junction. 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 Gakona Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Gakona Junction). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gakona Junction or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Gakona Junction) 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 Gakona Junction. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gakona Junction

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gakona Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 62.2891, Longitude: -145.3534     [Map].

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