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Outdoor Activities ...

As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).

When in Paradise Hot Springs, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Paradise Hot Springs and the surrounding area.

  • Weather ...
  • Astronomy & Satellites ...
    • Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help you to find your way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website will help you find planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their tracks across the sky.
    • To give accurate results, Heavens-Above requires the latitude and longitude of your location. As a starting point, when we link to Heavens-Above, we pass this GPS location for Paradise Hot Springs:
    • 43.553221, -115.271507
    • Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve its accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude as your actual position.
    • The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Paradise Hot Springs
  • Waymarking ...
    • Looking for somewhere out of the ordinary? Find a unique place and want to share it with others? Then it's time to visit Waymarking.com:
    • Waymark.com

Curious and Interesting Names Near Paradise Hot Springs ...

As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • Castle Rocks [Elmore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castle Rocks
    • Castle Rocks [Elmore County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the south of Paradise Hot Springs
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Rocks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castle Rocks
  • Dixie [Elmore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dixie
    • Dixie [Elmore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southwest of Paradise Hot Springs
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dixie
  • Featherville [Elmore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Featherville
    • Featherville [Elmore County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Paradise Hot Springs
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Featherville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Featherville
  • Hill City [Camas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hill City
    • Hill City [Camas County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Paradise Hot Springs
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hill City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hill City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hill City<3>
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Prairie [Elmore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prairie
      • Prairie [Elmore County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the west of Paradise Hot Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie
    • Reclamation Village [Elmore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reclamation Village
      • Reclamation Village [Elmore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southwest of Paradise Hot Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reclamation Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reclamation Village
    • Rocky Bar [Elmore County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Bar
      • Rocky Bar [Elmore County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the north of Paradise Hot Springs
    • Spanish Town [Elmore County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spanish Town
      • Spanish Town [Elmore County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Paradise Hot Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spanish Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Steamboat Rock [Elmore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steamboat Rock
      • Steamboat Rock [Elmore County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Paradise Hot Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steamboat Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steamboat Rock

How Far From Paradise Hot Springs to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Paradise Hot Springs to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Paradise Hot Springs and extending to:

  • View Our List ...
    • Mountain Home, which is the Seat of Elmore County and lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southwest. If you could walk a straight line from Paradise Hot Springs to Mountain Home, with an average speed<4> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take most of two days to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take just about two full days.
    • Boise City, which is the State Capital of Idaho, lies 46 miles [74 km] to the west (W). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than an hour, a buggy would take most of two days and walking would take about three full days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 1,993 miles [3,207.4 km] to the east (E). Driving would take three full days, a buggy would take 78 days and walking would take 114 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,903 miles [11,109.3 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,672 miles [12,346.9 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,698 miles [9,170 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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

The official website for Elmore County: www.elmorecounty.org/

The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Paradise Hot Springs) 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 Paradise Hot Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Paradise Hot SpringsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Paradise Hot Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5532, Longitude: -115.2715    
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<5>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Paradise Hot Springs to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 334.852 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 335.153 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 323.577 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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