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Wood River, Alaska

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Introduction ...

When we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

While we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page that is specific to Wood River, there are nearby communities that are likely to provide the information that you're looking for. If you want to learn more about those communities, the following map should be of help.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages Near Wood River   ...

The red map marker shows the location of Wood River. In this case, we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page for Wood River.

Clicking on a blue marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for that community. The Tourism page will open in a new browser window.

An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map. As above, clicking on a marker will open the selected Tourism page in a new window. Clicking on the community's name will cause a jump to the Tourism map for that community.


  Wood River

  New Stuyahok  
  Clark's Point  

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Wood River - within 47 miles [75.6 km].

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 6 communities listed.

For each community, we give:

  • The approximate distance and direction from Wood River
  • If we know it, we give the population of the community
  • A link to the TripAdvisor Tourism page. The TripAdvisor page will open in a new browser window
  • A link that will jump to our map for the community's map of Tourism pages


15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the North Northwest (NNW) of Wood River

Population: 222

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Aleknagik

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Aleknagik

Clark's Point

16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Wood River

Population: 63

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Clark's Point

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Clark's Point


2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Wood River

Population: 2,364

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Dillingham

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Dillingham


39 miles [62.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Wood River

Population: 132

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Ekwok

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Ekwok


22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Wood River

Population: 447

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Manokotak

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Manokotak

New Stuyahok

47 miles [75.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Wood River

Population: 516

TripAdvisor Tourism page for New Stuyahok

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  New Stuyahok


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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Wood River. 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 'straight-line' distance that begins in Wood River. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wood River) 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 Wood River. 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 Wood River

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wood River. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.0692, Longitude: -158.4411     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wood River have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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