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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Gordons Ferry.

This page contains six sections:

Around Gordons Ferry ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Medford (OR). It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northeast of Gordons Ferry. Medford (OR) has a population of 81,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Grants Pass (OR). It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the north of Gordons Ferry and has a population of 37,600 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Crescent City   [Map]   6,399   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Etna   [Map]   720   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Fort Jones   [Map]   692   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Montague   [Map]   1,406   E   41 miles [66 km]
Yreka   [Map]   7,600   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ashland (OR)   [Map]   21,117   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Cave Junction (OR)   [Map]   1,971   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Central Point (OR)   [Map]   18,234   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Gold Hill (OR)   [Map]   1,284   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Jacksonville (OR)   [Map]   2,894   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Phoenix (OR)   [Map]   4,576   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Rogue River (OR)   [Map]   2,294   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
Talent (OR)   [Map]   6,492   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Cheeseville   [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Gasquet   [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Greenview   [Map]     SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Hamburg   [Map]     E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Happy Camp   [Map]     W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Klamath River   [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Mugginsville   [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Oro Fino   [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Scott Bar   [Map]     E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Seiad Valley   [Map]     NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Somes Bar   [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Buncom (OR)   [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Kerby (OR)   [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
O'Brien (OR)   [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Williams (OR)   [Map]     N   30 miles [48.3 km]

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

Siskiyou County ...

Gordons Ferry is located in Siskiyou County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Siskiyou County: Del Norte, Humboldt, Modoc, Shasta, Trinity, Jackson (OR), Josephine (OR) & Klamath (OR).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Gordons Ferry ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Gordons Ferry. 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 Gordons Ferry. 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 Gordons Ferry ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Happy Camp Airport   [Map]   36S   WNW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Scott Valley Airport   [Map]   A30   ESE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Illinois Valley Airport   [Map]   3S4   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Siskiyou Co. Airport(ICAO: KSIY)   [Map]   SIY   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Ashland Muni.    [Map]   S03   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Jack McNamara Fld.(CEC/KCEC)   [Map]   CEC   W   46 miles [74 km]
Medford - Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Medford Airport(MFR/KMFR)   [Map]   MFR   NNE   47 miles [75.6 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 Gordons Ferry.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Gordons Ferry. 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   SSE   231 miles [371.8 km]
Reno / Tahoe Intl. (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]   RNO   SE   244 miles [392.7 km]
Portland Intl. (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]   PDX   N   265 miles [426.5 km]
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   SSE   286 miles [460.3 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   S   291 miles [468.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Medford Airport(MFR/KMFR)   [Map]   MFR   NNE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Arcata Airport(ICAO: KACV)   [Map]   ACV   SW   68 miles [109.4 km]
Klamath Falls Airport (LMT/KLMT)   [Map]   LMT   ENE   85 miles [136.8 km]
Redding Muni. (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]   RDD   SSE   102 miles [164.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Happy Camp Airport   [Map]   36S   WNW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Scott Valley Airport   [Map]   A30   ESE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Illinois Valley Airport   [Map]   3S4   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Siskiyou Co. Airport(ICAO: KSIY)   [Map]   SIY   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Ashland Muni.    [Map]   S03   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Jack McNamara Fld.(CEC/KCEC)   [Map]   CEC   W   46 miles [74 km]
Medford - Jackson Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   NNE   47 miles [75.6 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
 
Reno / Tahoe Intl.   (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]
        Website for Reno / Tahoe International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Siskiyou Co. Airport   (ICAO: KSIY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Jack McNamara Fld.   (CEC/KCEC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Portland Intl.   (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]
        Website for Portland 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
 
San Francisco Intl.   (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]
        Website for San Francisco International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Medford Airport   (MFR/KMFR)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arcata Airport   (ICAO: KACV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Klamath Falls Airport   (LMT/KLMT)   [Map]
        Website for Klamath Falls 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
 

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gordons Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7812, Longitude: -123.3276     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gordons Ferry 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 Gordons Ferry), 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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