Beaches in Alaska

Alaska is the largest state of the 50 states in the USA. Situated in the northwest extremity of North America, Alaska is separated from the rest of USA by Canada. It was purchased from Russia in 1867 and from then on, it has become a part of America. Juneau is the capital of this state that is sparsely populated.

Alaska has the longest coast line and, beaches are an integral part of any coastal landscape. Some of the best beaches in this part of the United States are

Popular Beaches in Alaska

Kasilof Beach

Kasilof Beach

Kasilof beach is one of the tourist spot with various hotels, restaurants and a beautiful coastal city in Kenai Peninsula county, Alaska, United States. Mike Navarre is an honorable mayor for Kasilof beach. The total area of the city is 10.6 sq mi (27.4 km2). In that total area land is covered with 10.4 sq mi (26.8 km2) and water land occupied with 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2). We can also observe that the total elevation of the city is 125 ft (38 m).

The total population according to the people living in the city was 549 and the average density calculating housing units are 49/sq mi (17.5/km2). Standard time zone in the Kasilof beach is Central (CST) (UTC-6) and the summer time zone CDT (UTC-5).

City of Kasilof beach

  • Zip code: 99610
  • Area code: 907
  • FIPS code: 02-38090

To know the Geographic Names Information System for Kasilof beach government has provided GNIS feature ID 1413283. Kasilof beach Coordinate directions are 60°20′7″N 151°14′1″W.

Kruzof Island Beach

Kruzof Island Beach

Kasilof beach is one of the tourist spot with various hotels, restaurants and a beautiful coastal city in Alaska, United States. The total area of the city is 167.47 sq mi (433.7 km2). We can also observe that the total elevation of the city is 3,201 ft (975.7 m).

Clam Gulch Beach

Clam Gulch Beach

Clam Gulch beach is one of the tourist spot with various hotels, restaurants and a beautiful coastal city in Kenai Peninsula county, Alaska, United States. Mike Navarre is an honorable mayor for Clam Gulch beach. The total area of the city is 13.7 sq mi (35.6 km2). In that total area land is covered with 13.7 sq mi (35.6 km2). Here we can also observe that the total elevation of the city is 269 ft (82 m). The total population according to the people living in the city was 173. Standard time zone in the Clam Gulch beach is Central (AKST) (UTC-9) and the summer time zone (UTC-8).

City of Clam Gulch beach

  • Zip code: 99568
  • Area code: 907
  • FIPS code: 02-15320

To know the Geographic Names Information System for Clam Gulch beach government has provided GNIS feature ID is 1412797. Clam Gulch beach Coordinate directions are 60.227786°N 151.393907°W.

Tonsina Beach

Tonsina Beach

Tonsina beach is one of the tourist spot with various hotels, restaurants and a beautiful coastal city in Valdez-Cordova county, Alaska, United States. The total area of the city is 148.0 sq mi (383.3 km2). In that total area land is covered with 147.8 sq mi (382.8 km2) and water occupied with 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2). Here we can also observe that the total elevation of the city is 1,565 ft (477 m) and the average density calculating housing units are 0.6/sq mi (0.2/km2).

The total population according to the people living in the city was 78. Standard time zone in the Tonsina beach is Central (AKST) (UTC-9) and the summer time zone (UTC-8).

City of Tonsina beach 

  • Area code: 907
  • FIPS code: 02-78350

To know the Geographic Names Information System for Tonsina beach government has provided GNIS feature ID is 1411105. Tonsina beach Coordinate directions are 61°39′43″N 145°10′39″W.

Lowell Point Beach

Lowell Point Beach

Lowell Point beach is one of the tourist spot with various hotels, restaurants and a beautiful coastal city in Kenai Peninsula county, Alabama, United States. Mike Navarre is an honorable mayor for Lowell Point beach. The total area of the city is 11.8 sq mi (30.5 km2). In that total area land is covered with 11.8 sq mi (30.5 km2) and here we can also observe that the total elevation of the city is 36 ft (11 m). The total population according to the people living in the city was 92 and the average density calculating housing units are 7.8/sq mi (3.0/km2). Standard time zone in the Lowell Point beach is Central (AKST) (UTC-9) and the city summer time zone is AKDT (UTC-8).

City of Lowell Point beach 

  • Area code- 907
  • FIPS code- 02-45295

To know the Geographic Names Information System for Lowell Point beach government has provided GNIS feature ID 1865557. Lowell Point beach Coordinate directions are: 60°4′18″N 149°26′37″W.

Ninilchik Beach

Ninilchik Beach

Ninilchik beach is one of the tourist spot with various hotels, restaurants and a beautiful coastal city in Kenai Peninsula county, Alabama, United States. Mike Navarre is an honorable mayor for Ninilchik beach. The total area of the city is 207.6 sq mi (537.7 km2). In that total area land is covered with 207.6 sq mi (537.6 km2). The total population according to the people living in the city was 883 and the average density calculating housing units are 4.3/sq mi (1.6/km2).

City of Ninilchik beach 

  • Zip code- 99639
  • Area code- 907
  • FIPS code- 02-54480

Standard time zone in the Ninilchik beach is Central (AKST) (UTC-9) and the city summer time zone is AKDT (UTC-8). Ninilchik beach Coordinate directions are 60°02′47″N 151°40′02″W.

More Beaches in Alaska

Buskin Beach

Situated on the Kodiak Island, this is a beach along a river. It is a good spot for fishing and for barbecue parties on warm sunny summer nights. Beach camping and fishing are some of the things that most people visiting this beach indulge in. The salmon streams are flocked by all during summer fishing camps.

Monashka Bay Beach

The beach is situated near the city of Kodiak. Like Buskin, this is also a great fishing and camping place. One can also try their hand at surfing. The pale sands of the beach have earned the named White Sands for this beach.

Petroglyph Beach

Situated in Wrangell, this beach is a historic site. The beach presents rocks and boulders that bear the ancient carvings (petroglyphs) by its native inhabitants who lived there 8000 years ago. Apart from this, the beach is good for fishing and wildlife sightings.

Yakutat Beach

Yakutat is a village on the Monti Bay. It is a sheltered port and the only one of its kind in the Gulf of Alaska. Although fishing is the main attraction of this beach, it offers many other attractions – it is a surfer’s paradise. The sandy beaches offer miles of solitude with drift wood to add to the beauty of the landscape. Kayaking and whale watching are other exciting gifts that this beach has to offer.


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