A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Sharon Springs, Kansas
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Sharon Springs.
This page contains seven sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Sharon Springs, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Sharon Springs and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Sharon Springs and surrounding area.
Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help amateurs find their way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website lists the visible planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their track 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 the location for Sharon Springs. Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude for your actual position.
The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Sharon Springs.
Bird Watching ...
We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website to find local sighting reports and hotspots.
The eBird website is organized on a county-by-county basis. We have selected Wallace County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Wallace County sighting report from eBird.
Since Sharon Springs is near Logan County and also Cheyenne County, we have provided a link to their eBird sighting reports:
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:
The Waymark.com website, centered on Sharon Springs.
How Far From Sharon Springs to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a city such as Sharon Springs to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Sharon Springs and extending to:
Communities Also Named Sharon Springs ...
We have found 2 communities that share the name Sharon Springs.
While the name Sharon Springs is unique within Kansas, we know of another 2 communities with the same name in the United States.
Communities Outside of Kansas
Distance: About 1,436 miles [2,311 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 1,118 miles [1,799.2 km] to the East.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Sharon 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 talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sharon Springs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Oct 2019