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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Oro Fino.

This page contains six sections:

Around Oro Fino ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Ashland (OR). It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the north of Oro Fino. Ashland (OR) has a population of 21,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Yreka. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the northeast of Oro Fino and has a population of 7,600 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 from Oro Fino and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Dunsmuir   [Map]   1,580   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Etna   [Map]   720   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fort Jones   [Map]   692   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Montague   [Map]   1,406   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Mount Shasta   [Map]   3,302   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Weed   [Map]   2,716   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Phoenix (OR)   [Map]   4,576   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Talent (OR)   [Map]   6,492   N   46 miles [74 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Big Springs   [Map]     E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Callahan   [Map]     S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cheeseville   [Map]     S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Edgewood   [Map]     E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Gazelle   [Map]     E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Greenview   [Map]     SE   Less than 2 miles
Grenada   [Map]     E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Hamburg   [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Happy Camp   [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Hornbrook   [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Klamath River   [Map]     N   18 miles [29 km]
Mugginsville   [Map]     W   Less than 2 miles
Sawyers Bar   [Map]     SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Scott Bar   [Map]     N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Seiad Valley   [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]

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

Siskiyou County ...

Oro Fino 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 Oro Fino ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Scott Valley Airport   [Map]   A30   ESE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Weed Airport   [Map]   O46   ESE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Siskiyou Co. Airport(ICAO: KSIY)   [Map]   SIY   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Happy Camp Airport   [Map]   36S   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Dunsmuir Muni. - Mott Airport   [Map]   1O6   ESE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Trinity Center Airport   [Map]   O86   SSE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Ashland Muni.    [Map]   S03   NNE   44 miles [70.8 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 Oro Fino.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Oro Fino. 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   211 miles [339.6 km]
Reno / Tahoe Intl. (RNO/KRNO)   [Map]   RNO   SE   218 miles [350.8 km]
Metro Oakland Intl. (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]   OAK   S   268 miles [431.3 km]
San Francisco Intl. (SFO/KSFO)   [Map]   SFO   S   274 miles [441 km]
Portland Intl. (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]   PDX   N   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
Medford Airport(MFR/KMFR)   [Map]   MFR   N   55 miles [88.5 km]
Klamath Falls Airport (LMT/KLMT)   [Map]   LMT   ENE   73 miles [117.5 km]
Arcata Airport(ICAO: KACV)   [Map]   ACV   WSW   74 miles [119.1 km]
Redding Muni. (RDD/KRDD)   [Map]   RDD   SSE   80 miles [128.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Scott Valley Airport   [Map]   A30   ESE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Weed Airport   [Map]   O46   ESE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Siskiyou Co. Airport(ICAO: KSIY)   [Map]   SIY   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Happy Camp Airport   [Map]   36S   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Dunsmuir Muni. - Mott Airport   [Map]   1O6   ESE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Trinity Center Airport   [Map]   O86   SSE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Ashland Muni.    [Map]   S03   NNE   44 miles [70.8 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
 
Metro Oakland Intl.   (OAK/KOAK)   [Map]
        Website for Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Weaverville Airport   (ICAO: KO54)   [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
 
Portland Intl.   (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]
        Website for Portland 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
 
Medford Airport   (MFR/KMFR)   [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
 
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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Oro Fino. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Oro Fino

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oro Fino. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5772, Longitude: -122.9213     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Oro Fino have been estimated.

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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 Oro Fino), 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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