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Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Campti.
This page contains eight sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Campti, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Campti and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Campti
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 Campti. 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 Campti.
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 parish-by-parish basis. We have selected Natchitoches Parish as the starting point when you click on the link below:
Since Campti is near Red River Parish and also Winn Parish, 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:
Communities Also Named Campti ...
We have found one communities that share the name Campti.
Within Louisiana, the name Campti is unique.
Beyond Louisiana, there is another community also named Campti in the United States.
Communities Elsewhere In North America
This Campti is located in Shelby County and lies 54 miles [86.9 km]<1> to the west of the Campti that is located in Natchitoches Parish.
Link to Google Map centered on Campti
For more information, please visit our profile page for the Shelby County community of Campti.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Campti ...
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.
Breedlove Hills lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the south of Campti
Link to Google Map centered on Breedlove Hills
Chestnut lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Campti
Link to Google Map centered on Chestnut
Clarence lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Campti
Link to Google Map centered on Clarence
Clear Lake was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the east of Campti
Link to Google Map centered on Clear Lake
Greenwood Park lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Campti
Link to Google Map centered on Greenwood Park
Lake End [Red River Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Campti
Link to Google Map centered on Lake End
Liberty [Red River Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Campti
Link to Google Map centered on Liberty
Redoak [Red River Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the west of Campti
Link to Google Map centered on Redoak
Strongs Ferry [Winn Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Campti
Link to Google Map centered on Strongs Ferry
Notable Births & Deaths ...
This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.
Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Campti. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.
Actress. She was born in Robeline (Louisiana) on Wednesday February 9, 1898 and died in Burbank (California) on Friday May 20, 1994 at the age of 96. She is buried at Hollywood Hills Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Los Angeles County, California).
Singer. He was born in Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) on Sunday January 10, 1943 and died in Natchitoches (Louisiana) on Thursday September 20, 1973 at the age of 30.
Actor. He was born in Powhatan (Louisiana) on Tueday January 20, 1920 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Monday August 2, 2004 at the age of 84. He is buried at Homewood Memorial Gardens (Cook County, Illinois).
Professional football. He was born in Natchitoches (Louisiana) on Sunday September 5, 1937 and died in Houston (Texas) on Tueday April 29, 2003 at the age of 65. He is buried at Forest Park East Cemetery (Harris County, Texas).
How Far From Campti to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a town such as Campti to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Campti and extending to:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Campti. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
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This page was last modified: 22 Feb 2020