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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Hammond Crossing.

This page contains six sections:

Around Hammond Crossing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Mount Shasta. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the west of Hammond Crossing. Mount Shasta has a population of 3,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Weed. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the west of Hammond Crossing and has a population of 2,700 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 Hammond Crossing and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Dunsmuir   [Map]   1,580   W   35 miles [56.3 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Bieber   [Map]     E   23 miles [37 km]
Big Bend   [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Burney   [Map]     S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Cassel   [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Cayton   [Map]     S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dana   [Map]     S   5 miles [8 km]
Fall River Mills   [Map]     SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Glenburn   [Map]     SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hat Creek   [Map]     S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Johnson Park   [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Lookout Junction   [Map]     E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lookout   [Map]     E   22 miles [35.4 km]
McArthur   [Map]     SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Nubieber   [Map]     E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Pittville   [Map]     SE   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Siskiyou County ...

Hammond Crossing 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 Hammond Crossing ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Hammond Crossing. 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 Hammond Crossing. 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 Hammond Crossing ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fall River Mills Airport   [Map]   O89   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dunsmuir Muni. - Mott Airport   [Map]   1O6   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Weed Airport   [Map]   O46   WNW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Tulelake Muni.   [Map]   O81   NNE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Butte Valley Airport   [Map]   A32   NNW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Alturas Muni.(ICAO: KAAT)   [Map]   AAT   ENE   57 miles [91.7 km]
Trinity Center Airport   [Map]   O86   WSW   59 miles [95 km]
Benton Fld.   [Map]   O85   SW   59 miles [95 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 Hammond Crossing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Hammond Crossing. 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   150 miles [241.4 km]
Sacramento Intl. (SMF/KSMF)   [Map]   SMF   S   171 miles [275.2 km]
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   S   241 miles [387.9 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   S   249 miles [400.7 km]
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]   SJC   S   264 miles [424.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Redding Muni. (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]   RDD   SW   59 miles [95 km]
Klamath Falls Airport (LMT/KLMT)   [Map]   LMT   N   67 miles [107.8 km]
Chico Muni. (CIC/KCIC)   [Map]   CIC   S   96 miles [154.5 km]
Medford Airport(MFR/KMFR)   [Map]   MFR   NW   105 miles [169 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fall River Mills Airport   [Map]   O89   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dunsmuir Muni. - Mott Airport   [Map]   1O6   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Weed Airport   [Map]   O46   WNW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Tulelake Muni.   [Map]   O81   NNE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Butte Valley Airport   [Map]   A32   NNW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Alturas Muni.(ICAO: KAAT)   [Map]   AAT   ENE   57 miles [91.7 km]
Trinity Center Airport   [Map]   O86   WSW   59 miles [95 km]
Benton Fld.   [Map]   O85   SW   59 miles [95 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
 
Alturas Muni.   (ICAO: KAAT)   [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
 
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
 
Redding Muni.   (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]
        Website for Redding Municipal 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
 
Chico Muni.   (CIC/KCIC)   [Map]
        Website for Chico Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Medford Airport   (MFR/KMFR)   [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 Hammond Crossing. 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 Hammond Crossing.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hammond Crossing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1846, Longitude: -121.5917     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hammond Crossing 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 Hammond Crossing), 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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