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Port Chilkoot, Alaska

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The location of Port Chilkoot

Welcome to Port Chilkoot ...

So far, we have found very little information about Port Chilkoot. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Port Chilkoot to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Port Chilkoot, please Contact Us.

A typical abbreviation for Port Chilkoot: Prt. Chilkoot

While the community is gone, the present day location for Port Chilkoot is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Port Chilkoot was located is in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Port Chilkoot still existed, it would have been in the (907) area code.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Port Chilkoot. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Port Chilkoot.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Port Chilkoot:

Communities near Port Chilkoot ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Mud Bay   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Port Chilkoot

Located in Haines Borough

Chilkoot   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Port Chilkoot

Located in Haines Borough

Lutak   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Port Chilkoot

Located in Haines Borough

Skagway   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the North (N) of Port Chilkoot

Located in Skagway Borough

Dyea   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the North (N) of Port Chilkoot

Located in Skagway Borough

Klukwan   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Port Chilkoot

Located in Hoonah-Angoon Census Area

Wells   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Port Chilkoot

Located in Haines Borough

Covenant Life   [Map]

Lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Port Chilkoot

Located in Haines Borough

White Pass   [Map]

Lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the North (N) of Port Chilkoot

Mosquito Lake   [Map]

Lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Port Chilkoot

Located in Haines Borough

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Port Chilkoot.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Port Chilkoot, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Chilkoot - 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- Port Chilkoot) 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 Port Chilkoot. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port Chilkoot

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Chilkoot. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.2283, Longitude: -135.4396     [Map].






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