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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Port Graham.

This page contains six sections:

Around Port Graham ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Homer. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the northeast of Port Graham. Homer has a population of 5,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Kachemak. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the northeast of Port Graham and has a population of 490 people.

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

Anchor Point     [Map]
29 miles [46.7 km] miles to the north of Port Graham.

Diamond Ridge     [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the north of Port Graham.

Fritz Creek     [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the northeast of Port Graham.

Halibut Cove     [Map]
26 miles [41.8 km] miles to the northeast of Port Graham.

Homer     [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the northeast of Port Graham.

Jakolof Bay     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the northeast of Port Graham.

Kachemak     [Map]
26 miles [41.8 km] miles to the northeast of Port Graham.

Millers Landing     [Map]
25 miles [40.2 km] miles to the northeast of Port Graham.

Nanwalek     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the west of Port Graham.

Nikolaevsk     [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the north of Port Graham.

Ninilchik     [Map]
48 miles [77.2 km] miles to the north of Port Graham.

Seldovia Village     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the northeast of Port Graham.

Seldovia     [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the northeast of Port Graham.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Port Graham ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Port Graham.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Graham ...

Looking for more information about Port Graham? 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 Port Graham, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Port Graham.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

Port Graham Tourism

Additional communities can be found on the TripAdvisor Page for Port Graham

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 Port Graham ...

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 Port Graham.

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

Large Airports

Homer Airport (HOM/PAHO)<4>   [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the north northeast of Port Graham.

Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.  (ANC/PANC)   [Map]
140 miles [225.3 km] miles to the north northeast of Port Graham.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Kenai Muni.  (ENA/PAEN)   [Map]
86 miles [138.4 km] miles to the north northeast of Port Graham.

Kodiak Airport (KDK/PADQ)   [Map]
112 miles [180.2 km] miles to the south southwest of Port Graham.

General Aviation Airports

Port Graham Airport (IATA: PGM)   [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the south southwest of Port Graham.

Nanwalek Airport (IATA: KEB)   [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the west of Port Graham.

Seldovia Airport (SOV/PASO)   [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the north northeast of Port Graham.

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     [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)


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)


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)


Kodiak Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: KDKICAO: PADQ

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)


Seldovia Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SOVICAO: PASO

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)

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alaska

About Alaska

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Port Graham. 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 Port Graham.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Port Graham) 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 Port Graham. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port Graham

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Graham. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.3494, Longitude: -151.8302     [Map].
<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Port Graham), 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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