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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 Lakeside Village, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Lakeside 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 Lakeside Village:
    • 37.663479, -78.178333
    • 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 Lakeside 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

Communities Also Named Lakeside Village ...

We have found four communities that share the name Lakeside Village.

Within Virginia, the name Lakeside Village is unique.

Beyond Virginia, we know of another four communities that are located throughout in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Kansas
      • Jefferson County
      • This Lakeside Village is located in Jefferson County and lies 937 miles [1,508 km]<1> to the west northwest of the Lakeside Village that is located in Cumberland County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside Village
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Jefferson County community of Lakeside Village.
    • North Carolina
      • Harnett County
      • This Lakeside Village is located in Harnett County and lies 163 miles [262.3 km]<1> to the south of the Lakeside Village that is located in Cumberland County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside Village
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Harnett County community of Lakeside Village.
    • Oklahoma
      • Comanche County
      • This Lakeside Village is located in Comanche County and lies 1,140 miles [1,834.7 km]<1> to the west of the Lakeside Village that is located in Cumberland County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside Village
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Comanche County community of Lakeside Village.
    • Texas
      • Bosque County
      • This Lakeside Village is located in Bosque County and lies 1,159 miles [1,865.2 km]<1> to the west southwest of the Lakeside Village that is located in Cumberland County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside Village
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Bosque County community of Lakeside Village.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lakeside 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.

  • Bush Park [Cumberland County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bush Park
    • Bush Park [Cumberland County] was located 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Lakeside Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bush Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Cartersville [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cartersville
    • Cartersville [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Lakeside Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cartersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cartersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cartersville<3>
  • Chimney Springs [Goochland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chimney Springs
    • Chimney Springs [Goochland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Lakeside Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chimney Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chimney Springs
  • Cloverdale [Fluvanna County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cloverdale
    • Cloverdale [Fluvanna County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Lakeside Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cloverdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cloverdale
  • Continue List   (11 more) ...
    • Dixie [Fluvanna County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dixie
      • Dixie [Fluvanna County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Lakeside Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dixie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dixie
    • Elk Hill [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk Hill
      • Elk Hill [Goochland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Lakeside Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Hill
    • Fork Union [Fluvanna County]
    • Georges Tavern [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georges Tavern
      • Georges Tavern [Goochland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Lakeside Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georges Tavern have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georges Tavern
    • Hatcher [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hatcher
      • Hatcher [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Lakeside Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hatcher have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatcher
    • Hatchers [Powhatan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hatchers
      • Hatchers [Powhatan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Lakeside Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hatchers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatchers
    • Hunters Trail [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hunters Trail
      • Hunters Trail [Goochland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Lakeside Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hunters Trail have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hunters Trail
    • James River Landing [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for James River Landing
      • James River Landing [Goochland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Lakeside Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for James River Landing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on James River Landing
    • Stage Junction [Fluvanna County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stage Junction
      • Stage Junction [Fluvanna County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Lakeside Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stage Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stage Junction
    • Stokes [Goochland County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stokes
      • Stokes [Goochland County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Lakeside Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stokes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Tally [Cumberland County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tally
      • Tally [Cumberland County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Lakeside Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tally have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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 Lakeside 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 ...
    • Thomas Jefferson     (3rd President of the US (1801 - 1809))
      • 3rd President of the US (1801 - 1809). He was born in Shadwell (VA) on April 13, 1743 (a Saturday) and died in Charlottesville (VA) on July 4, 1826 (a Tueday) at the age of 83. He is buried at Monticello Graveyard (Albemarle County, Virginia).
      • Shadwell is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the northwest of Lakeside Village.
      • Charlottesville is located 30 miles [48.3 km] to the northwest of Lakeside Village.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Thomas Jefferson<4>

How Far From Lakeside 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 Lakeside Village to various places of note, such as the White House.

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

  • View Our List ...
    • Cumberland, which is the Seat of Cumberland County and lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the south southwest. If you could walk a straight line from Lakeside Village to Cumberland, with an average speed<5> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take five to six hours to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take nearly four hours.
    • Richmond, which is the State Capital of Virginia, lies 41 miles [66 km] to the east southeast (ESE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than an hour, a buggy would take just about two full days and walking would take about three full days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 105 miles [169 km] to the northeast (NE). Driving would take less than two hours, a buggy would take 5 days and walking would take 6 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,999 miles [9,654.5 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,701 miles [10,784.2 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,579 miles [7,369.2 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lakeside Village) 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 Lakeside Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lakeside VillageOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lakeside Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6635, Longitude: -78.1783       In this case, the coordinates for Lakeside 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 Lakeside 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 308.625 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 304.087 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 305.645 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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