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Klutchevya, Alaska

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Klutchevya.

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Around Klutchevya ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Homer. It is located about 11 miles [17 km] to the south of Klutchevya. Homer has a population of 5,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Soldotna. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the north of Klutchevya and has a population of 4,600 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Klutchevya and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2016
Kachemak   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Seldovia   [Map]   276   S   25 miles [40.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Anchor Point   [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Clam Gulch   [Map]     N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Diamond Ridge   [Map]     S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Fox River   [Map]     E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Fritz Creek   [Map]     SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Halibut Cove   [Map]     SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Happy Valley   [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Jakolof Bay   [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Kasilof   [Map]     N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Millers Landing   [Map]     SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Nanwalek   [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Nikolaevsk   [Map]     N   Less than 2 miles
Ninilchik   [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Port Graham   [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Seldovia Village   [Map]     S   23 miles [37 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Klutchevya ...

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.

Anchor Point   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the West of Klutchevya   [Map]
Aurora   -   19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Diamond Ridge   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the South   [Map]
Fox River   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Fritz Creek   -   12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Halibut Cove   -   19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Happy Valley   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Homer   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the South   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Klutchevya.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Klutchevya. 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

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 Klutchevya ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Klutchevya.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Homer Airport(HOM/PAHO)   [Map]   HOM   SSE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ninilchik Airport   [Map]   NIN   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Seldovia Airport(SOV/PASO)   [Map]   SOV   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Port Graham Airport(IATA:PGM)   [Map]   PGM   SSW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Nanwalek Airport(IATA:KEB)   [Map]   KEB   SSW   33 miles [53.1 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 Klutchevya.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Klutchevya. 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
Homer Airport(HOM/PAHO)   [Map]   HOM   SSE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   ANC   NNE   108 miles [173.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Kenai Muni. (ENA/PAEN)   [Map]   ENA   NNE   54 miles [86.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Ninilchik Airport   [Map]   NIN   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Seldovia Airport(SOV/PASO)   [Map]   SOV   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Port Graham Airport(IATA:PGM)   [Map]   PGM   SSW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Nanwalek Airport(IATA:KEB)   [Map]   KEB   SSW   33 miles [53.1 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.

Homer Airport   (HOM/PAHO)   [Map]
        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
Kenai Muni.   (ENA/PAEN)   [Map]
        Website for Kenai Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Seldovia Airport   (SOV/PASO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Soldotna Airport   (SXQ/PASX)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Klutchevya.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Klutchevya. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Klutchevya) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Klutchevya. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.8111, Longitude: -151.6111     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Klutchevya have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Klutchevya), 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 Klutchevya.