Kenai Spur Highway

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Kenai Spur Highway
Route information
Length: 38.787 mi[1] (62.422 km)
Existed: c. 1951 – present
Major junctions
South end: AK-1 (Sterling Highway) in Soldotna
North end: Bay Beach Road in Nikiski
Location
Boroughs: Kenai Peninsula
Highway system

The Kenai Spur Highway is a 39-mile-long (63 km) highway on the Kenai Peninsula in Alaska. The road begins at a junction with the Sterling Highway in Soldotna and provides access to the towns of Kenai and Nikiski, dead-ending at the entrance to the Captain Cook State Recreation Area. Visitors traveling between the Homer area and these areas can bypass Soldotna and access the Spur Highway via Kalifornsky Beach Road.[2]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Kenai Peninsula Borough.

Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Soldotna 0.000 0.000 AK-1 (Sterling Highway) Southern terminus
Kenai 6.270 10.091 Beaver Loop Road Southern bypass around Kenai
10.310 16.592 Airport Way Access to Kenai Airport
10.675 17.180 Bridge Access Road
11.054 17.790 Willow Street Access to central Kenai
11.359 18.281 Main Street Loop Form's loop around central Kenai
14.040 22.595 Wildwood Drive Access to Wildwood Correctional Complex
Nikiski 26.751 43.052 Nikiski Beach Road Access to Nikiski High School
38.787 62.422 Bay Beach Road Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

Route map: Google

KML is from Wikidata
  1. ^ a b Witt, Jennifer W. (2010). Annual Traffic Volume Report (PDF) (Report) (2008-2009-2010 ed.). Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities. pp. III–25 – III–26. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 30, 2014. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  2. ^ Valencia, Kris, ed. (2007). The Milepost (59th ed.). Anchorage AK: Morris Communications. pp. 611–619. ISBN 978-1-892154-21-7.