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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Glenblair.

This page contains six sections:

Around Glenblair ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Ukiah. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the southeast of Glenblair. Ukiah has a population of 16,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fort Bragg. It lies just west of Glenblair and has a population of 7,300 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Glenblair and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Point Arena   [Map]   453   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Willits   [Map]   4,875   E   20 miles [32.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Albion   [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bowman Place   [Map]     N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Branscomb   [Map]     N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Caspar   [Map]     SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Comptche   [Map]     SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dos Rios   [Map]     NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Elk   [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Inglenook   [Map]     N   5 miles [8 km]
Laytonville   [Map]     NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Little River   [Map]     S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mendocino   [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Navarro   [Map]     SE   23 miles [37 km]
Orrs Springs   [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Shake City   [Map]     E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Westport   [Map]     N   12 miles [19.3 km]

For more communities neighboring Glenblair, please visit our County-by-County Page for Glenblair.

Mendocino County ...

Glenblair is located in Mendocino County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Mendocino County: Glenn, Humboldt, Lake, Sonoma, Tehama & Trinity. The western boundary of the county is on the Pacific Ocean.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Glenblair ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Glenblair.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Glenblair.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Glenblair. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Glenblair. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of California

    California Tourism
    Parks for California

    Fishing in California
    Hunting in California


National Park Service (NPS) sites in California

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in California

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in California

Airports Near Glenblair ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Glenblair.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Little River Airport   [Map]   LLR   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mendocino Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Willits Muni.   [Map]   O28   E   18 miles [29 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Glenblair.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Glenblair. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sacramento Intl. (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]   SMF   ESE   125 miles [201.2 km]
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   SE   144 miles [231.7 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   SSE   146 miles [235 km]
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]   SJC   SE   174 miles [280 km]
Reno / Tahoe Intl. (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]   RNO   E   210 miles [338 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sonoma Co. Airport (STS/KSTS)   [Map]   STS   SE   81 miles [130.4 km]
Chico Muni. (CIC/KCIC)   [Map]   CIC   ENE   101 miles [162.5 km]
Redding Muni. (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]   RDD   NE   104 miles [167.4 km]
Arcata Airport(ICAO: KACV)   [Map]   ACV   N   106 miles [170.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Little River Airport   [Map]   LLR   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mendocino Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Willits Muni.   [Map]   O28   E   18 miles [29 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Sacramento Intl.   (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Metro Oakland Intl.   (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]
        Website for Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ukiah Muni.   (UKI/KUKI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
San Francisco Intl.   (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]
        Website for San Francisco International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.   (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]
        Website for Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Reno / Tahoe Intl.   (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]
        Website for Reno / Tahoe International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fresno Yosemite Intl.   (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]
        Website for Fresno Yosemite International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sonoma Co. Airport   (STS/KSTS)   [Map]
        Website for Charles M. Schulz - Sonoma County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Chico Muni.   (CIC/KCIC)   [Map]
        Website for Chico Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Redding Muni.   (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]
        Website for Redding Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arcata Airport   (ICAO: KACV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of California

About Mendocino County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Glenblair. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Mendocino County: www.co.mendocino.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: www.state.ca.us/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Glenblair.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Glenblair. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Glenblair) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glenblair. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4577, Longitude: -123.7253     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Glenblair have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Glenblair), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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By John Hall