Welcome to Bodie ...
So far, we have found very little information about Bodie. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Bodie to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Bodie, please Contact Us.
Bodie would have been located within present day Okanogan County<2>.
Bodie was established in 1888.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Bodie is 2,590 feet [789 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Bodie is ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Bodie was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Bodie still existed, it would have been in the (509) area code.
Communities Also Named Bodie ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Bodie - they are located in California, Oregon and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bodie.
Communities near Bodie ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bodie.
- Republic [Ferry County]
- Curlew [Ferry County]
- Malo [Ferry County]
- Continue List (6 more) ...
- Boundary Falls
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boundary Falls
- Boundary Falls lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Bodie
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Boundary Falls
- Rock Creek
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridesville
- Bridesville lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Bodie
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridesville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridesville
- Kettle Valley
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kettle Valley
- Kettle Valley lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Bodie
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kettle Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Kettle Valley
- Molson [Okanogan County] - Historic
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Molson
- Molson [Okanogan County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Bodie
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anaconda
- Anaconda lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Bodie
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Anaconda
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 Bodie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bodie.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bodie. See our Newspapers Page for Bodie.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Mentions & References for Bodie
Communities in Washington
About Okanogan County
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Okanogan County: www.okanogancounty.org/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
|<1>||We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Bodie, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.|
|<2>||If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Okanogan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.|
|<3>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bodie - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bodie) 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 Bodie. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BodieOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bodie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.8332, Longitude: -118.8974 |
|<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.|