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Outdoor Activities ...

As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).

When in Wagoner, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Wagoner and the surrounding area.

  • Astronomy & Satellites ...
    • Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help you to find your way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website will help you find planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their tracks 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 this GPS location for Wagoner:
    • 34.213488, -112.535385
    • Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve its accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude as your actual position.
    • The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Wagoner
  • Waymarking ...
    • 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:
    • Waymark.com

Communities Also Named Wagoner ...

We have found nine communities that share the name Wagoner.

Within Arizona, the name Wagoner is unique.

Beyond Arizona, we know of another nine communities that are located throughout in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • California
      • Shasta County
      • This Wagoner is located in Shasta County and lies 680 miles [1,094.4 km]<1> to the northwest of the Wagoner that is located in Yavapai County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagoner
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Shasta County community of Wagoner.
    • Indiana
      • Fulton County
      • This Wagoner is located in Fulton County and lies 1,510 miles [2,430.1 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Wagoner that is located in Yavapai County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagoner
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Fulton County community of Wagoner.
      • Miami County
      • This Wagoner is located in Miami County and lies 1,510 miles [2,430.1 km] to the east northeast of the Wagoner that is located in Yavapai County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagoner
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Miami County community of Wagoner.
    • Kentucky
      • Pike County
      • This Wagoner is located in Pike County and lies 1,684 miles [2,710.1 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Wagoner that is located in Yavapai County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagoner
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Pike County community of Wagoner.
    • Missouri
      • Cedar County
      • This Wagoner is located in Cedar County and lies 1,065 miles [1,714 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Wagoner that is located in Yavapai County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagoner
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Cedar County community of Wagoner.
    • North Carolina
      • Ashe County
      • This Wagoner is located in Ashe County and lies 1,754 miles [2,822.8 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Wagoner that is located in Yavapai County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagoner
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Ashe County community of Wagoner.
      • Yadkin County
      • This Wagoner is located in Yadkin County and lies 1,788 miles [2,877.5 km] to the east northeast of the Wagoner that is located in Yavapai County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagoner
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Yadkin County community of Wagoner.
    • Oklahoma
      • Wagoner County
      • This Wagoner is located in Wagoner County and lies 975 miles [1,569.1 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Wagoner that is located in Yavapai County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagoner
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Wagoner County community of Wagoner.
    • West Virginia
      • Mineral County
      • This Wagoner is located in Mineral County and lies 1,894 miles [3,048.1 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Wagoner that is located in Yavapai County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagoner
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Mineral County community of Wagoner.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Wagoner ...

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 wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • Chilean Mill [Yavapai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilean Mill
    • Chilean Mill [Yavapai County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Wagoner
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilean Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilean Mill
  • Constellation [Yavapai County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Constellation
    • Constellation [Yavapai County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the south of Wagoner
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Constellation have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Crown King [Yavapai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crown King
    • Crown King [Yavapai County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Wagoner
    • Crown King has also been known as:
    • Crowned King
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crown King
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crown King<3>
  • Minnehaha [Yavapai County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minnehaha
    • Minnehaha [Yavapai County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Wagoner
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minnehaha have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Minnehaha Flats [Yavapai County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minnehaha Flats
      • Minnehaha Flats [Yavapai County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Wagoner
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Minnehaha Flats. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
    • Octave [Yavapai County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Octave
      • Octave [Yavapai County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Wagoner
    • Walnut Grove [Yavapai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Grove
      • Walnut Grove [Yavapai County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Wagoner
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Grove
    • Weaver [Yavapai County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weaver
      • Weaver [Yavapai County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Wagoner

Notable Births & Deaths ...

This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Wagoner. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

  • View Our List ...
    • Virginia Lee Corbin     (Actress)
      • Actress. She was born in Prescott (Arizona) on Tueday December 5, 1911 and died in Winfield (Illinois) on Friday June 5, 1942 at the age of 30. She is buried at Westlawn Cemetery (Cook County, Illinois).
      • Prescott is located 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Wagoner.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Virginia Lee Corbin<5>
    • Rosemary DeCamp     (Actress)
      • Actress. She was born in Prescott (Arizona) on Monday November 14, 1910 and died in Torrance (California) on Tueday February 20, 2001 at the age of 90. The body was cremated.
      • Prescott is located 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Wagoner.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Rosemary DeCamp<5>
    • Daryl Dragon     (Musician, songwriter)
      • Musician, songwriter. He was born in Los Angeles (California) on Thursday August 27, 1942 and died in Prescott (Arizona) on Wednesday January 2, 2019 at the age of 76. The body was cremated.
      • Prescott is located 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Wagoner.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Daryl Dragon<5>
    • Dorothy Ritter     (Actress)
      • Actress. She was born in Prescott (Arizona) on Sunday April 4, 1915 and died in Woodland Hills (California) on Wednesday November 5, 2003 at the age of 88. She is buried at Mountain View Cemetery (Yavapai County, Arizona).
      • Prescott is located 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Wagoner.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Dorothy Ritter<5>

How Far From Wagoner to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Wagoner to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers and using the location of where the historic<6> community of Wagoner once stood, the straight-line distance beginning in Wagoner and extending to:

  • View Our List ...
    • Prescott, which is the Seat of Yavapai County and lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the north. If you could walk a straight line from Wagoner to Prescott, with an average speed<7> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take just about two full days to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of a day.
    • Phoenix, which is the State Capital of Arizona, lies 58 miles [93.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than an hour, a buggy would take over two days and walking would take most of three days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 1,982 miles [3,189.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE). Driving would take three full days, a buggy would take 78 days and walking would take 113 days.
    • The shortest distance<8> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 7,413 miles [11,930.1 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<9>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 8,179 miles [13,162.8 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<10>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 6,125 miles [9,857.2 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<11>

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Yavapai County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Yavapai County: www.co.yavapai.az.us/

The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wagoner) 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 Wagoner. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wagoner

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wagoner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2135, Longitude: -112.5354    
<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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<5>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<6>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Wagoner, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<7>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<8>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Wagoner to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 331.639 degrees.
<10>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 330.579 degrees.
<11>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 322.416 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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