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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Grass Lake.

This page contains six sections:

Around Grass Lake ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Klamath Falls (OR). It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northeast of Grass Lake. Klamath Falls (OR) has a population of 21,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ashland (OR). It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the northwest of Grass Lake and has a population of 21,100 people.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Dorris   [Map]   907   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Dunsmuir   [Map]   1,580   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Etna   [Map]   720   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Fort Jones   [Map]   692   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Montague   [Map]   1,406   W   18 miles [29 km]
Mount Shasta   [Map]   3,302   S   23 miles [37 km]
Tulelake   [Map]   994   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Weed   [Map]   2,716   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Yreka   [Map]   7,600   W   23 miles [37 km]
Malin (OR)   [Map]   807   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Merrill (OR)   [Map]   834   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Ager   [Map]     NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Big Springs   [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Carrick   [Map]     SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Castella   [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Edgewood   [Map]     SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gazelle   [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Grenada   [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hornbrook   [Map]     NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Macdoel   [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
McCloud   [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Mount Hebron   [Map]     NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Shasta Springs   [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Somerset   [Map]     NE   18 miles [29 km]
Tennant   [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Worden (OR)   [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]

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

Siskiyou County ...

Grass Lake 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 Grass Lake ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Grass Lake. 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 Grass Lake. 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 Grass Lake ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Weed Airport   [Map]   O46   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Siskiyou Co. Airport(ICAO: KSIY)   [Map]   SIY   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Butte Valley Airport   [Map]   A32   NNE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Dunsmuir Muni. - Mott Airport   [Map]   1O6   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Pinehurst State Airport   [Map]   24S   NNW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Scott Valley Airport   [Map]   A30   W   34 miles [54.7 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 Grass Lake.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Grass Lake. 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
Reno / Tahoe Intl. (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]   RNO   SE   194 miles [312.2 km]
Sacramento Intl. (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]   SMF   S   205 miles [329.9 km]
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   S   270 miles [434.5 km]
Portland Intl. (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]   PDX   N   273 miles [439.4 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   S   277 miles [445.8 km]
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]   SJC   S   295 miles [474.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Klamath Falls Airport (LMT/KLMT)   [Map]   LMT   NNE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Medford Airport(MFR/KMFR)   [Map]   MFR   NW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Redding Muni. (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]   RDD   S   77 miles [123.9 km]
Arcata Airport(ICAO: KACV)   [Map]   ACV   WSW   109 miles [175.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Weed Airport   [Map]   O46   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Siskiyou Co. Airport(ICAO: KSIY)   [Map]   SIY   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Butte Valley Airport   [Map]   A32   NNE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Dunsmuir Muni. - Mott Airport   [Map]   1O6   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Pinehurst State Airport   [Map]   24S   NNW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Scott Valley Airport   [Map]   A30   W   34 miles [54.7 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.

Reno / Tahoe Intl.   (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]
        Website for Reno / Tahoe International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sacramento Intl.   (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Siskiyou Co. Airport   (ICAO: KSIY)   [Map]
        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
 
Portland Intl.   (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]
        Website for Portland 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
 
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
 
Klamath Falls Airport   (LMT/KLMT)   [Map]
        Website for Klamath Falls Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Medford Airport   (MFR/KMFR)   [Map]
        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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Siskiyou County: www.co.siskiyou.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 Grass Lake.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grass Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6349, Longitude: -122.1914     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Grass Lake 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 Grass Lake), 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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