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The location of Tanaina

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Welcome to Tanaina ...

Tanaina is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Tanaina lies within the (907) area code.

Communities near Tanaina ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Tanaina and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Buffalo Soapstone   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Farm Loop   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Fishhook   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gateway   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Houston   [Map]   2,290   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Knik-Fairview   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Tanaina. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tanaina.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tanaina ...

Looking for more information about Tanaina? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Tanaina? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Tanaina, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Tanaina.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Tanaina. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tanaina - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Tanaina. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tanaina) 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 Tanaina. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tanaina

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tanaina. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.6269, Longitude: -149.4281     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tanaina have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tanaina.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Tanaina.