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Welcome to Gakona ...

Gakona is 1,420 feet [433 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Gakona: (907)

The ZIP code for Gakona: 99586<2>

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. 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.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gakona ...

Looking for more information about Gakona? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Gakona, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gakona.

Communities near Gakona ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Glennallen   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Gakona

Located in Valdez-Cordova Census Area

Copperville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the South (S) of Gakona

Located in Valdez-Cordova Census Area

Tazlina   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the South (S) of Gakona

Located in Valdez-Cordova Census Area

Silver Springs   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the South (S) of Gakona

Located in Valdez-Cordova Census Area

Copper Center   [Map]

Lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the South (S) of Gakona

Located in Valdez-Cordova Census Area

Chistochina   [Map]

Lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Gakona

Located in Valdez-Cordova Census Area

Tolsona   [Map]

Lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Gakona

Located in Valdez-Cordova Census Area

Lake Louise   [Map]

Lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<3> to the West (W) of Gakona

Located in Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Paxson   [Map]

Lies 50 miles [80.5 km]<3> to the North (N) of Gakona

Located in Valdez-Cordova Census Area

Slana   [Map]

Lies 50 miles [80.5 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Gakona

Located in Valdez-Cordova Census Area

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gakona. 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 - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gakona or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gakona) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gakona. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gakona

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gakona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 62.3038, Longitude: -145.2828     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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