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Welcome to Klukwan ...

Klukwan is located in the Alaskan Pan Handle.

The location of Klukwan has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Klukwan is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Klukwan, you will leave Alaskan Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

The telephone area code for Klukwan: (907)

Communities near Klukwan ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Klukwan.

  • Covenant Life
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covenant Life
    • Covenant Life lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Klukwan
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Covenant Life have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covenant Life
  • Mosquito Lake
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mosquito Lake
    • Mosquito Lake lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Klukwan
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mosquito Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mosquito Lake
  • Lutak
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lutak
    • Lutak lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Klukwan
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lutak have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lutak
  • Chilkoot
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilkoot
    • Chilkoot lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Klukwan
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilkoot
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dyea - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dyea
      • Dyea was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Klukwan
    • Haines
    • Port Chilkoot - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Chilkoot
      • Port Chilkoot was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Klukwan
    • Skagway
    • Mud Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mud Bay
      • Mud Bay lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Klukwan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mud Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mud Bay
    • White Pass
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Pass
      • White Pass lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Klukwan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Pass came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Pass

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Klukwan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Klukwan.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Klukwan. See our Newspapers Page for Klukwan.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Klukwan ...

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

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>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Klukwan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Klukwan) 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 Klukwan. Since we usually use Google Maps, 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       In this case, the coordinates for Klukwan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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