A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Ringgold.
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 Ringgold, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Ringgold and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Ringgold 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 Ringgold. 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 Ringgold.
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 McPherson County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The McPherson County sighting report from eBird.
Since Ringgold is near Logan County and also Lincoln 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 Ringgold.
How Far From Ringgold to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Ringgold to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Ringgold and extending to:
Communities Also Named Ringgold ...
We have found 16 communities that share the name Ringgold.
Within Nebraska, there is just one other community named Ringgold. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 15 communities in the United States - with 16 of those located in the United States.
We have broken our list into two sections:
Communities Outside of Nebraska
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Distance: About 964 miles [1,551.4 km] to the East Southeast.
This community is historic.<7>
Distance: About 1,359 miles [2,187.1 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 962 miles [1,548.2 km] to the East Southeast.
This community is historic.
Distance: About 349 miles [561.7 km] to the East.
Distance: About 912 miles [1,467.7 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 756 miles [1,216.7 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 1,220 miles [1,963.4 km] to the East.
Our profile page for Ringgold, Platte County
Although located in Platte County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 993 miles [1,598.1 km] to the East.
Our profile page for Ringgold, Pickaway County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<8>
Although located in Pickaway County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 1,120 miles [1,802.5 km] to the East.
Distance: About 792 miles [1,274.6 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 553 miles [890 km] to the South Southeast.
Distance: About 1,197 miles [1,926.4 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,099 miles [1,768.7 km] to the East.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Ringgold ...
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 Ringgold. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 06 Jun 2019