Southeastern Alaska

Southeastern is sometimes called the Alaska "panhandle". It consists of a thin strip of land and islands between Canada's and the northern Pacific Ocean.

Popular Destinations

is the capital of , in the state's Southeastern region. Photo: davidd, CC BY 2.0.

is a city of about 9,000 on the Pacific Ocean coast of Baranof Island in . Photo: Henry P. Gray, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in Southeastern Alaska, and is one of the largest islands in the United States. Photo: Jsayre64, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a scenic town of approximately 14,000 people, located along the Tongass Narrows, at the foot of Deer Mountain, on Revillagigedo Island in Southeast Alaska. Photo: Jimijames, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a town with a population of less than a thousand in Southeastern Alaska. Photo: Gillfoto, CC BY-SA 4.0.

and Preserve is a United States National Park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is in the Panhandle of the state of . Photo: Alan Wu, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a census-designated place in and essentially the borough seat of , , United States. Photo: Gillfoto, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small port community in Southeastern Alaska on the shores of the Lynn Canal, the state's longest fjord. Photo: LCGS Russ, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a second-class city in Hoonah-Angoon Census Area in the U.S. state of . Photo: Joeylesh, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a census-designated place in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska, United States. Photo: Tdevries, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Misty Fjords National Monument is a national monument and wilderness area administered by the U.S. Forest Service as part of the Tongass National Forest. Photo: Enrico Blasutto, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Southeastern Alaska

Latitude of center
57.58° or 57° 34' 48" north
Longitude of center
-135.4872° or 135° 29' 14" west

Also Known As

  • Catalan: Sud-est d'Alaska
  • Catalan: sud-est d'Alaska
  • Chinese: 阿拉斯加潘瀚朵
  • Chinese: 阿拉斯加狭地
  • Chinese: 阿拉斯加狹地
  • Dutch: Alaska Panhandle
  • English: Alaska Panhandle
  • English: Panhandle region
  • English: Southeast Alaska
  • Esperanto: Alaska pattenilo
  • Estonian: Alaska Pannivars
  • French: Alaska Panhandle
  • French: Alaska du Sud-Est
  • German: Alaska Panhandle
  • Hebrew: דרום-מזרח אלסקה
  • Italian: Alaska Panhandle
  • Italian: Alaska Sud-orientale
  • Japanese: アラスカ・パンハンドル
  • Japanese: アラスカ南東部
  • Japanese: アラスカ州南東部
  • Japanese: 南東アラスカ
  • Persian: جنوب شرق آلاسکا
  • Portuguese: Alaska Panhandle
  • Portuguese: Panhandle do Alasca
  • Portuguese: Panhandle do Alaska
  • Portuguese: Sudeste do Alasca
  • Romanian: Alaska sud-estică
  • Russian: Юго-Восточная Аляска
  • Serbo-Croatian: Aljaska Panhandle
  • Spanish: Mango de Alaska
  • Spanish: Sureste de Alaska
  • Swedish: Alaska Panhandle
  • Swedish: Alaskas skaft
  • Swedish: Southeast Alaska
  • Swedish: Sydöstra Alaska
  • Tamil: தென்கிழக்கு அலாஸ்கா
  • Ukrainian: Південно-Східна Аляска
  • Vietnamese: Cán xoong Alaska
  • Vietnamese: Doi đất Alaska
  • Vietnamese: Đông Nam Alaska
  • Western Frisian: Súdeast-Alaska
  • Alaska sud-orientale

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