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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Snow Creek.

This page contains two sections:

Outdoor Activities ...

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

When in Snow Creek, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Snow Creek and the surrounding area.

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 Labette County as the starting point when you click on the link below:

The Labette County sighting report from eBird.

Communities Also Named Snow Creek ...

We have found 4 communities that share the name Snow Creek.

While the name Snow Creek is unique within Kansas, we know of another 4 communities with the same name in the United States.


Communities Outside of Kansas

California

Riverside County

Our profile page for Snow Creek, Riverside County   [Map]

North Carolina

Iredell County

Our profile page for Snow Creek, Iredell County   [Map]

This community is historic.<1>

Utah

Davis County

Our profile page for Snow Creek, Davis County   [Map]

Virginia

Franklin County

Our profile page for Snow Creek, Franklin County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2>

Although located in Franklin County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Labette County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Labette County: www.labettecounty.com/

The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Snow Creek, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Snow Creek could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

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This page was last modified: 13 Oct 2019