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Introduction ...

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

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Around Kokhanok ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Newhalen. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the north of Kokhanok. Newhalen has a population of 180 people.<1>

The next largest community is Nondalton. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the north of Kokhanok and has a population of 160 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   DirectionDistance
Fish Village   [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Igiugig   [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Iliamna   [Map]     N   23 miles [37 km]
Kakhonak   [Map]     E   Less than 2 miles
Pedro Bay   [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Pile Bay Village   [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Kokhanok ...

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.

In the vicinity of Kokhanok, Fish Village is located 35 miles [56.3 km] to the North.   [Map]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kokhanok ...

Looking for more information about Kokhanok? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Kokhanok, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Kokhanok.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alaska Statewide Tourism
    Kokhanok Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Kokhanok


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 Kokhanok ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Kokhanok Airport   [Map]   9K2   WSW   Less than 2 miles
Iliamna Airport(ILI/PAIL)   [Map]   ILI   NNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Pedro Bay Airport(IATA:PDB)   [Map]   4K0   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Nondalton Airport(NNL/PANO)   [Map]   5NN   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Igiugig Airport(IGG/PAIG)   [Map]   IGG   W   40 miles [64.4 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 Kokhanok.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Kokhanok. 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
Report  
DirectionDistance
Homer Airport(HOM/PAHO)   [Map]   HOM   E   115 miles [185.1 km]
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   ANC   NE   202 miles [325.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
King Salmon Airport(AKN/PAKN)   [Map]   AKN   SW   85 miles [136.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Kokhanok Airport   [Map]   9K2   WSW   Less than 2 miles
Iliamna Airport(ILI/PAIL)   [Map]   ILI   NNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Pedro Bay Airport(IATA:PDB)   [Map]   4K0   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Nondalton Airport(NNL/PANO)   [Map]   5NN   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Igiugig Airport(IGG/PAIG)   [Map]   IGG   W   40 miles [64.4 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
 
King Salmon Airport   (AKN/PAKN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Iliamna Airport   (ILI/PAIL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nondalton Airport   (NNL/PANO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Igiugig Airport   (IGG/PAIG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Port Alsworth Airport   (PTA/PALJ)   [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 Kokhanok. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Kokhanok. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kokhanok) 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 Kokhanok. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kokhanok

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kokhanok. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.4405, Longitude: -154.7640     [Map].

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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 Kokhanok), 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 Kokhanok.