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Welcome to Knik ...

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

Knik is near sea level<2>.

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

Knik is located in the (907) area code.

Websites for Knik ...

Official Website: www.knik.org/

Communities near Knik ...

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

  • Anchorage
  • Wasilla
  • Houston
  • John Fitzgerald Kennedy City
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for John Fitzgerald Kennedy City
    • John Fitzgerald Kennedy City lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Knik
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for John Fitzgerald Kennedy City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on John Fitzgerald Kennedy City
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    • Knik-Fairview
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knik-Fairview
      • Knik-Fairview lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Knik
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knik-Fairview
    • Chugiak
    • Big Lake
    • Eagle River
    • Point MacKenzie
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point MacKenzie
      • Point MacKenzie lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Knik
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point MacKenzie have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point MacKenzie
    • Meadow Lakes
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Lakes
      • Meadow Lakes lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Knik
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Lakes

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Knik ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alaska

About Alaska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Knik: www.knik.org/

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 Knik - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Knik) 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 Knik. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Knik

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Knik. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.4578, Longitude: -149.7289       In this case, the coordinates for Knik 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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