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Welcome to Nelchina ...

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

Nelchina is 2,390 feet [728 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Nelchina is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Nelchina is located in the (907) area code.

Communities near Nelchina ...

We have created a list of 6 communities that are near Nelchina.

  • Mendeltna
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mendeltna
    • Mendeltna lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Nelchina
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mendeltna have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mendeltna
  • Eureka Roadhouse
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eureka Roadhouse
    • Eureka Roadhouse lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Nelchina
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eureka Roadhouse
  • Glacier View
  • Lake Louise
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Louise
    • Lake Louise lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the north of Nelchina
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Louise have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Louise
  • Tolsona
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tolsona
    • Tolsona lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the east of Nelchina
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tolsona have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tolsona
  • Glennallen

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nelchina ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Nelchina - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Nelchina) 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 Nelchina. 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 Nelchina

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nelchina. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.9919, Longitude: -146.7686       In this case, the coordinates for Nelchina 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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