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Welcome to Samak ...

Samak is located in Summit County<1>.

The location of Samak has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Samak is 6,850 feet [2,088 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Samak is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Samak lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Samak: (435)

Communities near Samak ...

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

  • Heber City [Wasatch County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heber City
    • Heber City [Wasatch County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Samak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,082 people
    • Heber City has also been known as:
    • Heber
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heber City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Heber City<5>
  • Park City [Summit County]
  • Midway [Wasatch County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midway
    • Midway [Wasatch County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Samak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,280 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midway<5>
  • Kamas [Summit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kamas
    • Kamas [Summit County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Samak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,276 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kamas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kamas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kamas<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oakley [Summit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakley
      • Oakley [Summit County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Samak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,740 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oakley<5>
    • Francis [Summit County]
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      • Francis [Summit County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Samak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,574 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Francis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Francis
    • Daniel [Wasatch County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Daniel
      • Daniel [Wasatch County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Samak
      • Estimated population in 2015: 1,058 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daniel
    • Hideout [Wasatch County]
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      • Hideout [Wasatch County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Samak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 998 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hideout have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hideout
    • Charleston [Wasatch County]
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      • Charleston [Wasatch County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Samak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 487 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charleston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleston
    • Wallsburg [Wasatch County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallsburg
      • Wallsburg [Wasatch County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Samak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 385 people
      • Former names for Wallsburg:
      • Little Warm Valley
      • Round Valley
      • Wallsburg Fort
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallsburg<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Samak. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Samak.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Samak. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Samak.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Samak ...

Looking for more information about Samak? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Samak, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Samak.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Summit County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Summit County: www.co.summit.ut.us/

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Summit, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Samak - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Samak) 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 Samak. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Samak

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Samak. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6175, Longitude: -111.2138       In this case, the coordinates for Samak have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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