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Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Triumph.
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 Triumph, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Triumph and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Triumph 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 Triumph. 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 Triumph.
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 parish-by-parish basis. We have selected Plaquemines Parish as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Plaquemines Parish sighting report from eBird.
Since Triumph is near Pointe Coupee Parish, we have provided a link to its eBird sighting report:
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 Triumph.
How Far From Triumph 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 community such as Triumph to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Triumph and extending to:
Communities Also Named Triumph ...
We have found 8 communities that share the name Triumph.
While the name Triumph is unique within Louisiana, we know of another 8 communities with the same name in the United States.
Communities Outside of Louisiana
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Distance: About 1,682 miles [2,706.9 km] to the Northwest.
La Salle County
Distance: About 840 miles [1,351.8 km] to the North.
Our profile page for Triumph, Greenwood County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Greenwood County, we don't know the location of this community within the parish.
Our profile page for Triumph, Martin County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Martin County, we don't know the location of this community within the parish.
Our profile page for Triumph, Custer County
This community is historic.<8>
Although located in Custer County, we don't know the location of this community within the parish.
Distance: About 971 miles [1,562.7 km] to the North Northeast.
Distance: About 887 miles [1,427.5 km] to the North Northeast.
Distance: About 1,019 miles [1,639.9 km] to the North Northeast.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Triumph ...
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 Triumph. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2019