A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Le Roy, Minnesota
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Le Roy.
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 Le Roy, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Le Roy and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Le Roy 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 Le Roy. 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 Le Roy.
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 Mower County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Mower County sighting report from eBird.
Since Le Roy is near Mitchell County and also Howard County, 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:
The Waymark.com website, centered on Le Roy.
How Far From Le Roy 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 city such as Le Roy to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Le Roy and extending to:
Communities Also Named Le Roy ...
We have found 9 communities that share the name Le Roy.
While the name Le Roy is unique within Minnesota, we know of another 9 communities with the same name in the United States.
Communities Outside of Minnesota
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This community is historic.<7>
Distance: About 908 miles [1,461.3 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 291 miles [468.3 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 190 miles [305.8 km] to the South Southwest.
Distance: About 408 miles [656.6 km] to the South Southwest.
Distance: About 353 miles [568.1 km] to the East.
Our profile page for Le Roy, Adams County
This community is historic.
Although located in Adams County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 730 miles [1,174.8 km] to the East.
Our profile page for Le Roy, Jackson County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<8>
Although located in Jackson County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Our profile page for Le Roy, Uinta County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Uinta County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Le Roy ...
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 Le Roy. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Mower County: www.co.mower.mn.us/
The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Aug 2019