A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Buckland.
This page contains six sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy).
When in Buckland, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Buckland and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Buckland and surrounding area.
Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help amateurs find their way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website lists the visible planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their track across the sky.
To give accurate results, Heavens-Above requires the latitude and longitude of your location. As a starting point, when we link to Heavens-Above, we pass the location for Buckland. Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude for your actual position.
The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Buckland.
Looking for somewhere out of the ordinary? Find a unique place and want to share it with others? Then it's time to visit Waymarking.com:
The Waymark.com website, centered on Buckland.
How Far From Buckland to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a city such as Buckland to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Buckland and extending to:
Communities Also Named Buckland ...
We have found 8 communities that share the name Buckland.
While the name Buckland is unique within Alaska, we know of another 8 communities with the same name in the United States and Canada.
Communities Outside of Alaska
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Distance: About 3,587 miles [5,772.7 km] to the East Northeast.
Our profile page for Buckland, Allamakee County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Allamakee County, we don't know the location of this community within the .
Distance: About 3,534 miles [5,687.4 km] to the East Northeast.
Our profile page for Buckland, Phelps County
This community is historic.<8>
Although located in Phelps County, we don't know the location of this community within the .
Distance: About 3,790 miles [6,099.4 km] to the East.
Distance: About 3,336 miles [5,368.8 km] to the East.
Distance: About 3,357 miles [5,402.6 km] to the East Northeast.
Prince William County
Distance: About 3,627 miles [5,837.1 km] to the East Northeast.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Buckland ...
As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Buckland. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 Jun 2019