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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Hidden Valley.

This page contains six sections:

Around Hidden Valley ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Sacramento. It is located about 21 miles [33 km] to the southwest of Hidden Valley. Sacramento has a population of 502,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Elk Grove. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the southwest of Hidden Valley and has a population of 167,000 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 Hidden Valley and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Auburn   [Map]   13,997   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Citrus Heights   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Davis   [Map]   68,986   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Dixon   [Map]   20,202   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Folsom   [Map]   78,038   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Galt   [Map]   26,172   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Grass Valley   [Map]   12,987   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   47,674   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lodi   [Map]   65,884   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Rancho Cordova   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Rocklin   [Map]   64,838   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Roseville   [Map]   135,329   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
West Sacramento   [Map]   53,512   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Woodland   [Map]   60,012   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Yuba City   [Map]   66,860   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Crown Village   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
El Dorado Hills   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Equestrian Village   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Franciscan Village   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Governors Village   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Granite Bay   [Map]   ---   S   Less than 2 miles
Highland Village   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lakeridge Oaks   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Loomis   [Map]   6,809   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Marina Village   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Oak Tree Village   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Represa   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Summit Village   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Waterford Village   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Winterhaven Village   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]

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

Placer County ...

Hidden Valley is located in Placer County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Placer County: El Dorado, Nevada, Sacramento, Sutter, Yuba, Carson City (NV), Douglas (NV) & Washoe (NV).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Hidden Valley ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cameron Airpark   [Map]   O61   ESE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Auburn Muni.(ICAO: KAUN)   [Map]   AUN   NNE   13 miles [20.9 km]
McClellan Airfield(ICAO: KMCC)   [Map]   MCC   WSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lincoln Rgnl.(ICAO: KLHM)   [Map]   LHM   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sacramento Mather Airport (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]   MHR   SSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Rancho Murieta Airport(ICAO: KRIU)   [Map]   RIU   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Georgetown Airport   [Map]   E36   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Placerville Airport   [Map]   PVF   E   22 miles [35.4 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 Hidden Valley.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Hidden Valley. 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   W   23 miles [37 km]
Reno / Tahoe Intl. (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]   RNO   NE   90 miles [144.8 km]
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   SW   92 miles [148.1 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   SW   102 miles [164.2 km]
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. (SJC/KSJC)   [Map]   SJC   SSW   105 miles [169 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sacramento Mather Airport (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]   MHR   SSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sacramento Exec. (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]   SAC   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cameron Airpark   [Map]   O61   ESE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Auburn Muni.(ICAO: KAUN)   [Map]   AUN   NNE   13 miles [20.9 km]
McClellan Airfield(ICAO: KMCC)   [Map]   MCC   WSW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lincoln Rgnl.(ICAO: KLHM)   [Map]   LHM   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rancho Murieta Airport(ICAO: KRIU)   [Map]   RIU   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Georgetown Airport   [Map]   E36   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Placerville Airport   [Map]   PVF   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Borges - Clarksburg Airport   [Map]   CN13   SW   28 miles [45.1 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
 
Chico Muni.   (CIC/KCIC)   [Map]
        Website for Chico 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
 
Auburn Muni.   (ICAO: KAUN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McClellan Airfield   (ICAO: KMCC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lincoln Rgnl.   (ICAO: KLHM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rancho Murieta Airport   (ICAO: KRIU)   [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
 
Yuba Co. Airport   (MYV/KMYV)   [Map]
        Website for Yuba County 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
 
Fresno Yosemite Intl.   (FAT/KFAT)   [Map]
        Website for Fresno Yosemite International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sacramento Mather Airport   (ICAO: KMHR)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento Mather Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sacramento Exec.   (SAC/KSAC)   [Map]
        Website for Sacramento Executive Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Stockton Metro Airport   (SCK/KSCK)   [Map]
        Website for Stockton Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Modesto City - Co. Airport   (MOD/KMOD)   [Map]
        Website for Modesto City - County 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 Hidden Valley. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Placer County: www.placer.ca.gov/

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 Hidden Valley.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hidden Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7641, Longitude: -121.1633     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hidden Valley 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 Hidden Valley), 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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