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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Swanneck Crossing.

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Around Swanneck Crossing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fairbanks. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the east of Swanneck Crossing. Fairbanks has a population of 32,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Nenana. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the south of Swanneck Crossing and has a population of 380 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Anderson   [Map]   271   S   40 miles [64.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Chena   [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Ester   [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Eureka   [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Fox   [Map]     E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Manley Hot Springs   [Map]     W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Minto   [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rampart   [Map]     NW   47 miles [75.6 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Swanneck Crossing ...

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.

Caribou Crossing   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest of Swanneck Crossing   [Map]
Eureka   -   32 miles [51.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Flag Crossing   -   26 miles [41.8 km] to the West   [Map]
Four Mile Road   -   23 miles [37 km] to the South   [Map]
Jennie M. Crossing   -   31 miles [49.9 km] to the West   [Map]
Rock Crossing   -   24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Scotchmans Crossing   -   28 miles [45.1 km] to the West   [Map]
Standard   -   24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Swanneck Crossing.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Swanneck Crossing. 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


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 Swanneck Crossing ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Swanneck Crossing.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Minto Airport(IATA:MNT)   [Map]   51Z   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Nenana Muni.(ICAO: PANN)   [Map]   ENN   SSE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Manley Hot Springs Airport(ICAO: PAML)   [Map]   MLY   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Fairbanks Intl. (FAI/PAFA)   [Map]   FAI   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Clear Airport(ICAO: PACL)   [Map]   Z84   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Metro Fld.   [Map]   MTF   E   45 miles [72.4 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.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Swanneck Crossing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Swanneck Crossing. 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
Fairbanks Intl. (FAI/PAFA)   [Map]   FAI   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   ANC   S   260 miles [418.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Minto Airport(IATA:MNT)   [Map]   51Z   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Nenana Muni.(ICAO: PANN)   [Map]   ENN   SSE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Manley Hot Springs Airport(ICAO: PAML)   [Map]   MLY   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Clear Airport(ICAO: PACL)   [Map]   Z84   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Metro Fld.   [Map]   MTF   E   45 miles [72.4 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.

Fairbanks Intl.   (FAI/PAFA)   [Map]
        Website for Fairbanks International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.   (ANC/PANC)   [Map]
        Website for Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nenana Muni.   (ICAO: PANN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Manley Hot Springs Airport   (ICAO: PAML)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Clear Airport   (ICAO: PACL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Swanneck Crossing.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Swanneck Crossing. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Swanneck Crossing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Swanneck Crossing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 64.9269, Longitude: -149.2836     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Swanneck Crossing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<4>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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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Swanneck Crossing), 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 Swanneck Crossing.