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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Red Devil.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Red Devil ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<1>

Community   DirectionDistance
Crooked Creek   [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Sleetmute   [Map]     SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Stony River   [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Red Devil ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Crooked Creek   -   26 miles [41.8 km] to the West of Red Devil   [Map]
Georgetown   -   14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Stony River   -   24 miles [38.6 km] to the East   [Map]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Devil ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Red Devil.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Red Devil. 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 to see 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
    Red Devil Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Red Devil


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 Red Devil ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Red Devil.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<2>  NFDC<3>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Red Devil Airport(IATA:RDV)   [Map]   RDV   NW   Less than 2 miles
Sleetmute Airport(SLQ/PASL)   [Map]   SLQ   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Stony River 2 Airport(IATA:SRV)   [Map]   SRV   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Crooked Creek Airport(IATA:CKD)   [Map]   CJX   WNW   26 miles [41.8 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.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Red Devil.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Red Devil. 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
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   ANC   E   245 miles [394.3 km]
Homer Airport(HOM/PAHO)   [Map]   HOM   SE   246 miles [395.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Aniak Airport(ANI/PANI)   [Map]   ANI   W   73 miles [117.5 km]
McGrath Airport(MCG/PAMC)   [Map]   MCG   NNE   97 miles [156.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Red Devil Airport(IATA:RDV)   [Map]   RDV   NW   Less than 2 miles
Sleetmute Airport(SLQ/PASL)   [Map]   SLQ   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Stony River 2 Airport(IATA:SRV)   [Map]   SRV   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Crooked Creek Airport(IATA:CKD)   [Map]   CJX   WNW   26 miles [41.8 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.

Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.   (ANC/PANC)   [Map]
        Website for Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Homer Airport   (HOM/PAHO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Aniak Airport   (ANI/PANI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGrath Airport   (MCG/PAMC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sleetmute Airport   (SLQ/PASL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Red Devil. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Red Devil) 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 Red Devil. 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 Red Devil

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red Devil. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.7834, Longitude: -157.3377     [Map].

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<2>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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<3>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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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Red Devil), 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 Red Devil.