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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Muskwa Village.

This page contains five sections:

Around Muskwa Village ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Seward. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the south of Muskwa Village. Seward has a population of 2,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Whittier. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the northeast of Muskwa Village and has a population of 210 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting in Muskwa Village.<2>

Alyeska     [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the north of Muskwa Village.

Bear Creek     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the south of Muskwa Village.

Cooper Landing     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the west of Muskwa Village.

Crown Point     [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the north of Muskwa Village.

Girdwood     [Map]
38 miles [61.2 km] miles to the north of Muskwa Village.

Hope     [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km] miles to the north of Muskwa Village.

Indian     [Map]
40 miles [64.4 km] miles to the north of Muskwa Village.

Lawing     [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the northwest of Muskwa Village.

Lowell Point     [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the south of Muskwa Village.

Moose Pass     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the north of Muskwa Village.

Primrose     [Map]
2 miles [3.2 km] miles to the southeast of Muskwa Village.

Seward     [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the south of Muskwa Village.

Sterling     [Map]
49 miles [78.9 km] miles to the west of Muskwa Village.

Sunrise     [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the north of Muskwa Village.

Whittier     [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the northeast of Muskwa Village.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Muskwa Village ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Muskwa Village.

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

Large Airports

Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.  (ANC/PANC) <4>   [Map]
57 miles [91.7 km] miles to the north northwest of Muskwa Village.

Homer Airport (HOM/PAHO)   [Map]
89 miles [143.2 km] miles to the southwest of Muskwa Village.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Kenai Muni.  (ENA/PAEN)   [Map]
65 miles [104.6 km] miles to the west northwest of Muskwa Village.

Valdez Pioneer Fld. (VDZ/PAVD)   [Map]
116 miles [186.7 km] miles to the east northeast of Muskwa Village.

General Aviation Airports

Lawing Airport (FAA ID: 9Z9)   [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the northwest of Muskwa Village.

Quartz Creek Airport (FAA ID: JLA)   [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the west northwest of Muskwa Village.

Seward Airport (SRD/PAWD)   [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the south of Muskwa Village.

Additional Airport Information

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

Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ANCICAO: PANC

Website for Ted Stevens Anchorage 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)


Homer Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HOMICAO: PAHO

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)


Chenega Bay Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: NCNICAO: PFCB

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)


Soldotna Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SXQICAO: PASX

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)


Merrill Field     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: PAMR

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Kenai Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ENAICAO: PAEN

Website for Kenai Municipal 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)


Valdez Pioneer Field     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: VDZICAO: PAVD

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)


Seward Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SRDICAO: PAWD

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)


Whittier Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: PAWR

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alaska

About Alaska

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Muskwa Village. 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 Muskwa Village.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Muskwa Village) 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 Muskwa Village. 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 Muskwa Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Muskwa Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 60.4033, Longitude: -149.3592     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Muskwa Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Muskwa Village), 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.
<4>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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