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Ski Stone, Louisiana

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The location of Ski Stone

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Ski Stone.

This page contains six sections:

Around Ski Stone ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Baton Rouge. It lies just south of Ski Stone. Baton Rouge has a population of 222,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Central. It lies just southeast of Ski Stone and has a population of 28,900 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 starting from Ski Stone and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2018
Addis   [Map]   5,462   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Amite City   [Map]   4,465   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Baker   [Map]   13,310   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Denham Springs   [Map]   9,783   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Donaldsonville   [Map]   8,281   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Gonzales   [Map]   10,809   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Hammond   [Map]   20,786   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Jackson   [Map]   3,725   N   18 miles [29 km]
New Roads   [Map]   4,553   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Plaquemine   [Map]   6,621   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Ponchatoula   [Map]   7,371   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Port Allen   [Map]   4,968   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Saint Gabriel   [Map]   7,367   S   23 miles [37 km]
Walker   [Map]   6,276   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Zachary   [Map]   17,678   NW   5 miles [8 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2018
Beauregard Town   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Brownfields   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Devalls   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Greenwell Springs   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Inniswold   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Maribel Village   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Merrydale   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Monticello   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Port Hudson   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Pride   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Slaughter   [Map]   932   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Tristian Village   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Watson   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Westminster   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Zion City   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]

For more communities neighboring Ski Stone, please visit our Parish-by-Parish Page for Ski Stone.

East Baton Rouge Parish ...

Ski Stone is located in East Baton Rouge Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of East Baton Rouge Parish: Ascension, East Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, Saint Helena, West Baton Rouge & West Feliciana.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Ski Stone ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Ski Stone.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Ski Stone. 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 Ski Stone. 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, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Louisiana

    Louisiana Tourism
    Parks for Louisiana

    Fishing in Louisiana
    Hunting in Louisiana

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Louisiana

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Louisiana

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Louisiana

Airports Near Ski Stone ...

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 better fit our travel plans.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Ski Stone.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Ski Stone. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Ski Stone.

Large Airports

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY) <4>   [Map]
64 miles [103 km] miles to the southeast of Ski Stone.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
256 miles [412 km] miles to the west of Ski Stone.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
258 miles [415.2 km] miles to the west southwest of Ski Stone.

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]
293 miles [471.5 km] miles to the north northwest of Ski Stone.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Baton Rouge Metro Airport  (BTR/KBTR)   [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the southwest of Ski Stone.

Lafayette Rgnl.  (LFT/KLFT)   [Map]
59 miles [95 km] miles to the west southwest of Ski Stone.

Acadiana Rgnl.  (ICAO: KARA)   [Map]
60 miles [96.6 km] miles to the southwest of Ski Stone.

New Orleans Intl.    [Map]
64 miles [103 km] miles to the southeast of Ski Stone.

Abbeville Chris Crusta Meml. (ICAO: K0R3)   [Map]
72 miles [115.9 km] miles to the southwest of Ski Stone.

Houma - Terrebonne Airport  (ICAO: KHUM)   [Map]
75 miles [120.7 km] miles to the south southeast of Ski Stone.

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
100 miles [160.9 km] miles to the west northwest of Ski Stone.

General Aviation Airports

False River Rgnl.  (FAA ID: HZR)   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the west northwest of Ski Stone.

Louisiana Rgnl.  (FAA ID: L38)   [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the south southeast of Ski Stone.

Pete Antie Muni. (FAA ID: 7L9)   [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the west of Ski Stone.

Hammond Muni.   [Map]
40 miles [64.4 km] miles to the east of Ski Stone.

Hammond Northshore Rgnl. (ICAO: KHDC)   [Map]
40 miles [64.4 km] miles to the east of Ski Stone.

Wilkinson Community Airport   [Map]
44 miles [70.8 km] miles to the north of Ski Stone.

St. John the Baptist Airport (FAA ID: 1L0)   [Map]
46 miles [74 km] miles to the southeast of Ski Stone.

Crosby Muni. (FAA ID: C71)   [Map]
48 miles [77.2 km] miles to the north of Ski Stone.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

New Orleans Intl.   (MSY/KMSY)    [Map]

Website for Louis Armstrong - New Orleans International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

George Bush Intercontinental   (IAH/KIAH)    [Map]

Website for George Bush Intercontinental Airport

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

Alexandria Intl.   (ICAO: KAEX)    [Map]

Website for Alexandria International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)    [Map]

Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

Gulfport - Biloxi Intl.   (GPT/KGPT)    [Map]

Website for Gulfport - Biloxi International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

Hammond Northshore Rgnl.   (ICAO: KHDC)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

William P. Hobby Airport   (HOU/KHOU)    [Map]

Website for William P. Hobby Airport

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

McComb / Pike Co. Airport   (MCB/KMCB)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

Little Rock National Airport   (LIT/KLIT)    [Map]

Website for Little Rock National Airport / Adams Field

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

Baton Rouge Metro Airport   (BTR/KBTR)    [Map]

Website for Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

Lafayette Rgnl.   (LFT/KLFT)    [Map]

Website for Lafayette Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

Acadiana Rgnl.   (ICAO: KARA)    [Map]

Website for Acadiana Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

Abbeville Chris Crusta Meml.   (ICAO: K0R3)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

Houma - Terrebonne Airport   (ICAO: KHUM)    [Map]

Website for Houma - Terrebonne Airport

Detailed airport information from:

[AirNav]    [FlightAware]    [AOPA]    [FlightStats]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ski Stone.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ski Stone) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ski Stone. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5896, Longitude: -91.0932     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ski Stone have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Ski Stone), 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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<4>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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