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Welcome to Snow Camp ...

Snow Camp is located in Alamance County<1>.

The location of Snow Camp has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Snow Camp is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Snow Camp lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Snow Camp is within the (336) area code.

Websites for Snow Camp ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.alamancechamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Snow Camp, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Snow Camp ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Snow Camp.

  • Burlington [Alamance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burlington
    • Burlington [Alamance County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Snow Camp
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 55,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<5>
  • Carrboro [Orange County]
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    • Carrboro [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Snow Camp
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,239 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrboro<5>
  • Mebane [Alamance County]
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    • Mebane [Alamance County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Snow Camp
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,732 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mebane
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mebane<5>
  • Graham [Alamance County]
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    • Graham [Alamance County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Snow Camp
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,766 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Graham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Graham<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elon [Alamance County]
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      • Elon [Alamance County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Snow Camp
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,186 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elon
    • Siler City [Chatham County]
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      • Siler City [Chatham County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Snow Camp
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,415 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Siler City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Siler City<5>
    • Gibsonville [Alamance County]
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      • Gibsonville [Alamance County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Snow Camp
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,397 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gibsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibsonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibsonville<5>
    • Elon College [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elon College
      • Elon College [Alamance County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Snow Camp
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elon College came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elon College
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elon College<5>
    • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County]
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      • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Snow Camp
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,990 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Garden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Garden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Garden<5>
    • Pittsboro [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsboro
      • Pittsboro [Chatham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Snow Camp
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,419 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittsboro<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Snow Camp. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Snow Camp.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Snow Camp. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Snow Camp.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Snow Camp. See our Newspapers Page for Snow Camp.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Snow Camp ...

Looking for more information about Snow Camp? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Snow Camp, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Snow Camp.

Adding Snow Camp to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Snow Camp in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Snow Camp was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Snow Camp on our Genealogy Page.

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About Alamance County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Alamance County: www.alamance-nc.com/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Alamance, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Snow Camp - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Snow Camp) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Snow Camp. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Snow CampOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Snow Camp. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8935, Longitude: -79.4300       In this case, the coordinates for Snow Camp have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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