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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 Montgomery Village, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Montgomery 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 Montgomery Village:
    • 37.262916, -79.870870
    • 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 Montgomery 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 Montgomery Village ...

We have found two communities that share the name Montgomery Village.

Within Virginia, the name Montgomery Village is unique.

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

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • California
      • Sonoma County
      • This Montgomery Village is located in Sonoma County and lies 2,314 miles [3,724 km]<1> to the west northwest of the Montgomery Village that is located in Roanoke County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery Village
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Sonoma County community of Montgomery Village.
    • Maryland
      • Montgomery County
      • This Montgomery Village is located in Montgomery County and lies 196 miles [315.4 km]<1> to the northeast of the Montgomery Village that is located in Roanoke County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery Village
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Montgomery County community of Montgomery Village.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Montgomery 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.

  • Bluestone (3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluestone
    • Bluestone lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bluestone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluestone
  • Cedar Bluff (3 miles [4.8 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Bluff
    • Cedar Bluff lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the west of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
  • Colonial Trail (3 miles [4.8 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colonial Trail
    • Colonial Trail lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonial Trail have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonial Trail
  • Dundee (less than 2 miles to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dundee
    • Dundee lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dundee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dundee
  • Falling Creek (2 miles [3.2 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falling Creek
    • Falling Creek lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falling Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falling Creek
  • Foxfire (less than 2 miles to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foxfire
    • Foxfire lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foxfire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foxfire
  • Garden City (3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden City
    • Garden City lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garden City
  • Hardy (3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hardy
    • Hardy lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Montgomery Village and is located in Bedford County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hardy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hardy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hardy<3>
  • Hickory Woods (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Woods
    • Hickory Woods lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hickory Woods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory Woods
  • Jamestown Place (2 miles [3.2 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamestown Place
    • Jamestown Place lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamestown Place have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown Place
  • Leslie (3 miles [4.8 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leslie
    • Leslie lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leslie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leslie
  • Lilly View (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lilly View
    • Lilly View lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lilly View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lilly View
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    • Lynn Haven (less than 2 miles to the north)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynn Haven
      • Lynn Haven lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lynn Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynn Haven
    • Mayflower Hills (less than 2 miles to the southeast)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayflower Hills
      • Mayflower Hills lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayflower Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayflower Hills
    • Mount Pleasant (3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
    • Muse (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muse
      • Muse lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muse
    • River Edge (less than 2 miles to the southwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for River Edge
      • River Edge lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for River Edge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on River Edge
    • Spring Grove (less than 2 miles to the north)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Grove
      • Spring Grove lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Grove
    • Springtree (2 miles [3.2 km] to the north)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springtree
      • Springtree lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springtree have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springtree
    • Sunrise Heights (3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunrise Heights
      • Sunrise Heights lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Montgomery Village and is located in Roanoke City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunrise Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunrise Heights

How Far From Montgomery Village to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Montgomery Village to various places of note, such as the White House.

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

  • View Our List ...
    • Richmond, which is the State Capital of Virginia, lies 134 miles [215.7 km]<1> to the east (E). If you could drive a straight line from Montgomery Village to Richmond, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 8 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 6 days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 190 miles [305.8 km] to the northeast (NE). Driving would take a little over three hours, a buggy would take 8 days and walking would take 11 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,088 miles [9,797.7 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,793 miles [10,932.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,670 miles [7,515.6 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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

The official website for Roanoke County: www.roanokecountyva.gov/

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' (or 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- Montgomery Village) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Montgomery Village. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Montgomery VillageOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Montgomery Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2629, Longitude: -79.8709       In this case, the coordinates for Montgomery 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>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 Montgomery Village 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 309.631 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 305.176 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 306.476 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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