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Welcome to Ridgeway ...

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

Ridgeway is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Ridgeway lies within the (907) area code.

Communities Also Named Ridgeway ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Ridgeway - they are located in Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia (3), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri (2), Montana, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (3), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ridgeway.

Communities near Ridgeway ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ridgeway.

  • Kenai
  • Sterling
  • Kalifornsky
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kalifornsky
    • Kalifornsky lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Ridgeway
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kalifornsky
  • Salamatof
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salamatof
    • Salamatof lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Ridgeway
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salamatof
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Funny River
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Funny River
      • Funny River lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Ridgeway
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Funny River have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Funny River
    • Cohoe
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cohoe
      • Cohoe lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Ridgeway
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cohoe
    • Kasilof
    • Port Nikiski
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Nikiski
      • Port Nikiski lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Ridgeway
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Nikiski
    • Nikishka
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nikishka
      • Nikishka lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Ridgeway
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nikishka have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nikishka
    • Nikiski

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 Ridgeway. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ridgeway.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ridgeway ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ridgeway. 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 Ridgeway - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ridgeway) 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 Ridgeway. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ridgeway

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ridgeway. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 60.5319, Longitude: -151.0853       In this case, the coordinates for Ridgeway 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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