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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Hardy ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Ukiah. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southeast of Hardy. Ukiah has a population of 15,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fort Bragg. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the south of Hardy 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 from Hardy and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Willits   [Map]   4,872   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Bowman Place   [Map]     NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Branscomb   [Map]     SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Caspar   [Map]     S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Cooks Valley   [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dos Rios   [Map]     E   23 miles [37 km]
Garberville   [Map]     N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Harris   [Map]     N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Inglenook   [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Laytonville   [Map]     E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Leggett   [Map]     NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Piercy   [Map]     N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Shake City   [Map]     SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Shelter Cove   [Map]     NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Westport   [Map]     S   5 miles [8 km]
Whitethorn   [Map]     N   22 miles [35.4 km]

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

Mendocino County ...

Hardy 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 Hardy ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Garberville Airport   [Map]   O16   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Shelter Cove Airport   [Map]   0Q5   NNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Willits Muni.   [Map]   O28   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Round Valley Airport   [Map]   O09   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Little River Airport   [Map]   LLR   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Mendocino Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Ruth Airport   [Map]   T42   NE   43 miles [69.2 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 Hardy.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Hardy. 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   137 miles [220.5 km]
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   SSE   161 miles [259.1 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   SSE   163 miles [262.3 km]
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]   SJC   SSE   191 miles [307.4 km]
Reno / Tahoe Intl. (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]   RNO   E   215 miles [346 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Arcata Airport(ICAO: KACV)   [Map]   ACV   N   88 miles [141.6 km]
Redding Muni. (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]   RDD   NE   96 miles [154.5 km]
Sonoma Co. Airport (STS/KSTS)   [Map]   STS   SSE   98 miles [157.7 km]
Chico Muni. (CIC/KCIC)   [Map]   CIC   E   103 miles [165.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Garberville Airport   [Map]   O16   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Shelter Cove Airport   [Map]   0Q5   NNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Willits Muni.   [Map]   O28   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Round Valley Airport   [Map]   O09   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Little River Airport   [Map]   LLR   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Mendocino Co. Airport   [Map]   ---   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Ruth Airport   [Map]   T42   NE   43 miles [69.2 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
 
Arcata Airport   (ICAO: KACV)   [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
 
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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hardy. 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 Hardy.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hardy. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7124, Longitude: -123.8031     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hardy 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 Hardy), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hardy.



 
 
 

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