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The location of Timber Trails









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Timber Trails.

This page contains six sections:

Around Timber Trails ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Alexandria. It lies just south of Timber Trails. Alexandria has a population of 46,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Natchitoches. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the northwest of Timber Trails and has a population of 17,800 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Timber Trails and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Ball   [Map]   3,978   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Bunkie   [Map]   3,939   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Colfax   [Map]   1,492   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cottonport   [Map]   1,910   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Jena   [Map]   3,373   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Jonesville   [Map]   2,031   E   41 miles [66 km]
Leesville   [Map]   5,713   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Mansura   [Map]   1,386   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Marksville   [Map]   5,405   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Oakdale   [Map]   7,596   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Olla   [Map]   1,353   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Pine Prairie   [Map]   1,455   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Pineville   [Map]   14,290   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Simmesport   [Map]   2,088   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Winnfield   [Map]   4,362   N   36 miles [57.9 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Alexandria Junction   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Anandale   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Antonia   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bentley   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Boyce   [Map]   991   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Creola   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Dry Prong   [Map]   435   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Gardner   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hot Wells   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kolin   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Libuse   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pollock   [Map]   480   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Stay   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Tioga   [Map]   ---   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Zimmerman   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]

For more communities neighboring Timber Trails, please visit our Parish-by-Parish Page for Timber Trails.

Rapides Parish ...

Timber Trails is located in Rapides Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Rapides Parish: Allen, Avoyelles, Evangeline, Grant, La Salle, Natchitoches & Vernon.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Timber Trails ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Timber Trails.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Timber Trails. 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 Timber Trails. 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 Timber Trails ...

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 Timber Trails.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Timber Trails. 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 Timber Trails.

Large Airports

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY) <4>   [Map]
164 miles [263.9 km] miles to the southeast of Timber Trails.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
196 miles [315.4 km] miles to the west southwest of Timber Trails.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
205 miles [329.9 km] miles to the southwest of Timber Trails.

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]
229 miles [368.5 km] miles to the north of Timber Trails.

Dallas Love Fld.  (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
273 miles [439.4 km] miles to the west northwest of Timber Trails.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.  (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]
285 miles [458.7 km] miles to the west northwest of Timber Trails.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]
285 miles [458.7 km] miles to the west northwest of Timber Trails.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the southwest of Timber Trails.

Monroe Rgnl.  (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
80 miles [128.7 km] miles to the north northeast of Timber Trails.

Lafayette Rgnl.  (LFT/KLFT)   [Map]
88 miles [141.6 km] miles to the south southeast of Timber Trails.

Chennault Intl.  (ICAO: KCWF)   [Map]
91 miles [146.5 km] miles to the south southwest of Timber Trails.

Lake Charles Rgnl.  (LCH/KLCH)   [Map]
98 miles [157.7 km] miles to the south southwest of Timber Trails.

Baton Rouge Metro Airport  (BTR/KBTR)   [Map]
99 miles [159.3 km] miles to the southeast of Timber Trails.

Abbeville Chris Crusta Meml. (ICAO: K0R3)   [Map]
101 miles [162.5 km] miles to the south southeast of Timber Trails.

General Aviation Airports

Pollock Muni. (FAA ID: L66)   [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the north northeast of Timber Trails.

Pineville Muni. (FAA ID: 2L0)   [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the south southeast of Timber Trails.

Alexandria Esler Rgnl.   [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the east of Timber Trails.

Esler Rgnl. (ESF/KESF)   [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the east of Timber Trails.

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]

Chennault Intl.   (ICAO: KCWF)    [Map]

Website for Chennault International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Lake Charles Rgnl.   (LCH/KLCH)    [Map]

Website for Lake Charles Regional Airport

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]

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

Detailed airport information from:

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

Esler Rgnl.   (ESF/KESF)    [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]

Natchitoches Rgnl.   (ICAO: KIER)    [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]

Dallas Love Fld.   (DAL/KDAL)    [Map]

Website for Dallas Love Field

Detailed airport information from:

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

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.   (DFW/KDFW)    [Map]

Website for Dallas / Fort Worth International 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]

Monroe Rgnl.   (MLU/KMLU)    [Map]

Website for Monroe Regional 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]

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Louisiana

About Rapides Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rapides Parish: www.rppj.com/

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Timber Trails. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4082, Longitude: -92.4846     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Timber Trails have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Timber Trails), 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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