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Outdoor Activities ...

As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).

When in Forest Hill Village, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Forest Hill Village and the surrounding area.

  • Weather ...
  • Astronomy & Satellites ...
    • Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help you to find your way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website will help you find planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their tracks 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 this GPS location for Forest Hill Village:
    • 48.118011, -114.257904
    • Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve its accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude as your actual position.
    • The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Forest Hill Village
  • Waymarking ...
    • 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:
    • Waymark.com

Curious and Interesting Names Near Forest Hill Village ...

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.

  • Evergreen [Flathead County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evergreen
    • Evergreen [Flathead County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the north of Forest Hill Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evergreen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evergreen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evergreen<3>
  • Ferndale [Flathead County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ferndale
    • Ferndale [Flathead County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Forest Hill Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ferndale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ferndale
  • Idlewise Court [Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Idlewise Court
    • Idlewise Court [Lake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Forest Hill Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Idlewise Court have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Idlewise Court
  • Jessup [Flathead County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jessup
    • Jessup [Flathead County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Forest Hill Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jessup have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jessup
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    • Lake Mary Ronan [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Mary Ronan
      • Lake Mary Ronan [Lake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Forest Hill Village
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Mary Ronan
    • Mud Lake [Flathead County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mud Lake
      • Mud Lake [Flathead County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Forest Hill Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mud Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Rose Crossing [Flathead County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rose Crossing
      • Rose Crossing [Flathead County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the north of Forest Hill Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rose Crossing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rose Crossing
    • Swan River [Flathead County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swan River
      • Swan River [Flathead County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Forest Hill Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Swan River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Woods Bay [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woods Bay
      • Woods Bay [Lake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Forest Hill Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woods Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woods Bay

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 Forest Hill Village. 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.

  • View Our List ...
    • Robert Bray     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Kalispell (MT) on October 23, 1917 (a Tueday) and died in Bishop (CA) on March 7, 1983 (a Monday) at the age of 65. The body was cremated.
      • Kalispell is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest of Forest Hill Village.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Robert Bray<4>
    • William Swetland     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Kalispell (MT) on October 15, 1913 (a Wednesday) and died in Branford (CT) on October 31, 2003 (a Friday) at the age of 90. He is buried at Westwood Cemetery (Lorain County, Ohio).
      • Kalispell is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest of Forest Hill Village.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: William Swetland<4>

How Far From Forest Hill Village to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Forest Hill Village to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Forest Hill Village and extending to:

  • View Our List ...
    • Kalispell, which is the Seat of Flathead County and lies just to the North Northwest.
    • Helena, which is the State Capital of Montana, lies 148 miles [238.2 km]<1> to the southeast (SE). If you could drive a straight line from Forest Hill Village to Helena, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 9 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 6 days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 1,947 miles [3,133.4 km] to the east (E). Driving would take three full days, a buggy would take 76 days and walking would take 111 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,598 miles [10,618.5 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,366 miles [11,854.4 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,417 miles [8,717.8 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Flathead County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Flathead County: www.co.flathead.mt.us/

The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Forest Hill Village) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Forest Hill Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Forest Hill VillageOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Forest Hill Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.1180, Longitude: -114.2579       In this case, the coordinates for Forest Hill Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<6>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Forest Hill Village to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 334.305 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 334.866 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 322.483 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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