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Welcome to Bakeoven ...

Bakeoven is located in Wasco County<1>.

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

Bakeoven is 2,660 feet [811 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Bakeoven is ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Bakeoven lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Bakeoven: (541) & (458)<4>

Communities near Bakeoven ...

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

  • Maupin [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maupin
    • Maupin [Wasco County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Bakeoven
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 429 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maupin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maupin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maupin<6>
  • Grass Valley [Sherman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grass Valley
    • Grass Valley [Sherman County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Bakeoven
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 167 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grass Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grass Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grass Valley<6>
  • Antelope [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Antelope
    • Antelope [Wasco County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Bakeoven
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Antelope
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Antelope<6>
  • Shaniko [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shaniko
    • Shaniko [Wasco County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Bakeoven
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 37 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shaniko
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shaniko<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kent [Sherman County]
    • Rosebush [Sherman County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosebush
      • Rosebush [Sherman County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Bakeoven
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosebush have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Tygh Valley [Wasco County]
    • Wapinitia [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wapinitia
      • Wapinitia [Wasco County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the west of Bakeoven
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wapinitia
    • Clarno [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarno
      • Clarno [Wasco County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the southeast of Bakeoven
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarno
    • Wamic [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wamic
      • Wamic [Wasco County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the northwest of Bakeoven
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wamic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wamic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wamic<6>

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 Bakeoven. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bakeoven.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bakeoven. 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 Bakeoven.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bakeoven ...

Looking for more information about Bakeoven? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bakeoven, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bakeoven.

Adding Bakeoven to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bakeoven 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 Bakeoven was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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About Wasco County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wasco County: www.co.wasco.or.us/

The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oregon's counties, including Wasco, 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 Bakeoven - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bakeoven) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bakeoven. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0865, Longitude: -120.8398       In this case, the coordinates for Bakeoven have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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