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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 Lower Ellis Place, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Lower Ellis Place 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 Lower Ellis Place:
    • 47.283279, -112.292517
    • 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 Lower Ellis Place
  • 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 Lower Ellis Place ...

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.

  • Craig [Lewis and Clark County]
  • Frost [Lewis and Clark County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frost
    • Frost [Lewis and Clark County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the west of Lower Ellis Place
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frost have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Golden Ridge [Teton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Golden Ridge
    • Golden Ridge [Teton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the north of Lower Ellis Place
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Golden Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Golden Ridge
  • Mike Horse [Lewis and Clark County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mike Horse
    • Mike Horse [Lewis and Clark County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the south of Lower Ellis Place
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mike Horse have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Silver King [Lewis and Clark County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver King
      • Silver King [Lewis and Clark County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Lower Ellis Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver King have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Split Rock Junction [Lewis and Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Split Rock Junction
      • Split Rock Junction [Lewis and Clark County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Lower Ellis Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Split Rock Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Split Rock Junction
    • Stoner Place [Lewis and Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stoner Place
      • Stoner Place [Lewis and Clark County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Lower Ellis Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stoner Place have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stoner Place
    • Wolf Creek [Lewis and Clark County]

How Far From Lower Ellis Place 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 Lower Ellis Place to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Lower Ellis Place and extending to:

  • View Our List ...
    • Helena, which is the Seat of Lewis and Clark County and lies 49 miles [78.9 km]<1> to the south southeast. If you could walk a straight line from Lower Ellis Place to Helena, with an average speed<4> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take about three full days to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of two days.
    • Helena, which is the State Capital of Montana, lies 49 miles [78.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than an hour, a buggy would take most of two days and walking would take about three full days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 1,851 miles [2,978.9 km] to the east (E). Driving would take most of three days, a buggy would take 73 days and walking would take 106 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,609 miles [10,636.2 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,377 miles [11,872.1 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,406 miles [8,700.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lewis and Clark County: www.co.lewis-clark.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- Lower Ellis Place) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lower Ellis Place. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2833, Longitude: -112.2925       In this case, the coordinates for Lower Ellis Place have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<4>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.
<5>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 Lower Ellis Place to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 332.698 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 332.944 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 321.35 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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