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Naukati Bay, Alaska

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Naukati Bay.

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Around Naukati Bay ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Wrangell. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the northeast of Naukati Bay. Wrangell has a population of 2,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Craig. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the south of Naukati Bay and has a population of 1,200 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 starting from Naukati Bay and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Coffman Cove   [Map]   180   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Edna Bay   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hydaburg   [Map]   400   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Kasaan   [Map]   50   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Klawock   [Map]   796   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Thorne Bay   [Map]   485   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Cape Pole   [Map]     W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Hollis   [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Labouchere Bay   [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Meyers Chuck   [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Olive Cove   [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Point Baker   [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Port Alice   [Map]     W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Port Protection   [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Saint John Harbor   [Map]     N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Tokeen   [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Waterfall   [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Whale Pass   [Map]     N   17 miles [27.4 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Naukati Bay ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Naukati Bay.

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 Naukati Bay ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Klawock Airport(KLW/PAKW)   [Map]   AKW   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Craig Airport   [Map]   CGA   S   27 miles [43.5 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 Naukati Bay.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Naukati Bay. 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

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Wrangell Airport(WRG/PAWG)   [Map]   WRG   NE   52 miles [83.7 km]
Petersburg Airport(PSG/PAPG)   [Map]   PSG   N   64 miles [103 km]
Ketchikan Intl. (KTN/PAKT)   [Map]   KTN   ESE   67 miles [107.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Klawock Airport(KLW/PAKW)   [Map]   AKW   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Craig Airport   [Map]   CGA   S   27 miles [43.5 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.

Juneau Intl.   (JNU/PAJN)   [Map]
        Website for Juneau International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Wrangell Airport   (WRG/PAWG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Petersburg Airport   (PSG/PAPG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Ketchikan Intl.   (KTN/PAKT)   [Map]
        Website for Ketchikan International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport   (SIT/PASI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Klawock Airport   (KLW/PAKW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 Naukati Bay.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Naukati Bay. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.8736, Longitude: -133.1847     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Naukati Bay 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 Naukati Bay), 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 Naukati Bay.