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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Klukwan.

This page contains five sections:

Around Klukwan ...

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<1>

Chilkoot     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km]<1> miles to the southeast of Klukwan.

Covenant Life     [Map]
5 miles [8 km]<1> miles to the west of Klukwan.

Haines     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km]<1> miles to the southeast of Klukwan.

Lutak     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km]<1> miles to the east of Klukwan.

Mosquito Lake     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km]<1> miles to the northwest of Klukwan.

Mud Bay     [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km]<1> miles to the southeast of Klukwan.

Skagway     [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km]<1> miles to the east of Klukwan.

Wells     [Map]
Less than 2 miles<1> miles to the northwest of Klukwan.

Fraser (BC)     [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km]<1> miles to the northeast of Klukwan.

White Pass (BC)     [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km]<1> miles to the northeast of Klukwan.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Klukwan ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Klukwan. 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, 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

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 Klukwan ...

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.<2> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Klukwan.

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

Large Airports

  • Juneau Intl.   (JNU/PAJN)
  • Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

  • Skagway Airport   (SGY/PAGY)
  • Gustavus Airport   (GST/PAGS)
  • Whitehorse Intl.   (YXY/CYXY)
  • Whitehorse - Cousins Airport   (FAA ID: CFP8)
    • Whitehorse - Cousins Airport lies 99 miles [159.3 km]<1> miles to the north northeast of Klukwan.
    • Airport location on Google Maps
  • General Aviation Airports

  • Haines Airport   (HNS/PAHN)
  • Mule Creek Airport   (FAA ID: CBS4)
    • Mule Creek Airport lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> miles to the northwest of Klukwan.
    • Airport location on Google Maps
  • Additional Airport Information

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

    Juneau International Airport     [Map]

    Airport Identification Code:

    IATA: JNUICAO: PAJN

    Website for Juneau International Airport

    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)


    Skagway Airport     [Map]

    Airport Identification Code:

    IATA: SGYICAO: PAGY

    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)


    Gustavus Airport     [Map]

    Airport Identification Code:

    IATA: GSTICAO: PAGS

    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)


    Erik Nielsen - Whitehorse International Airport     [Map]

    Airport Identification Code:

    IATA: YXYICAO: CYXY

    Website for Erik Nielsen - Whitehorse International Airport

    From SkyVector:

    [Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

    Flight Tracking:

    [FlightAware]

    Accidents and Safety Issues:

    [Aviation Safety Network]
        (if available)


    Haines Airport     [Map]

    Airport Identification Code:

    IATA: HNSICAO: PAHN

    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 ...

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    Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

    Footnotes ...

    <1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Klukwan) 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 Klukwan. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Klukwan

    Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Klukwan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.4039, Longitude: -135.8844     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Klukwan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
    <2>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Klukwan), 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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    This page was last modified: 03 Apr 2020