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The location of Peshastin









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Peshastin.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Peshastin ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Wenatchee. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the southeast of Peshastin. Wenatchee has a population of 34,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ellensburg. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the south of Peshastin and has a population of 20,300 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Peshastin and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Cashmere   [Map]   3,153   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Chelan   [Map]   4,146   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Cle Elum   [Map]   1,993   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
East Wenatchee   [Map]   13,983   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Entiat   [Map]   1,223   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
George   [Map]   507   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Kittitas   [Map]   1,491   S   41 miles [66 km]
Leavenworth   [Map]   1,995   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Mansfield   [Map]   339   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Pateros   [Map]   701   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Quincy   [Map]   7,495   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Rock Island   [Map]   1,015   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Roslyn   [Map]   947   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
South Cle Elum   [Map]   560   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Waterville   [Map]   1,198   E   25 miles [40.2 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirDistance
Ardenvoir   [Map]     NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Chelan Falls   [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Dryden   [Map]     SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
East Wenatchee Bench   [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Granite Falls   [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Liberty   [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Malaga   [Map]     SE   23 miles [37 km]
Manson   [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Monitor   [Map]     SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Orondo   [Map]     E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Palisades   [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Plain   [Map]     N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ronald   [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Sunnyslope   [Map]     SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
West Wenatchee   [Map]     SE   14 miles [22.5 km]

For more communities neighboring Peshastin, please visit our County-by-County Page for Peshastin.

Chelan County ...

Peshastin is located in Chelan County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Chelan County: Douglas, King, Kittitas, Okanogan, Skagit & Snohomish.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Peshastin ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Peshastin.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Peshastin ...

Looking for more information about Peshastin? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Peshastin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Peshastin.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Peshastin. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Peshastin. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Washington

    Washington Tourism
    Parks for Washington

    Fishing in Washington
    Hunting in Washington

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Washington Statewide Tourism
    Peshastin Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Peshastin


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Washington

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Washington

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Washington

Airports Near Peshastin ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Peshastin.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Cashmere - Dryden Airport (FAA ID: 8S2)   [Map]   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lake Wenatchee State Airport (FAA ID: 27W)   [Map]   NNW   18 miles [29 km]
Pangborn Meml.  (EAT/KEAT)   [Map]   ESE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cle Elum Muni. (FAA ID: S93)   [Map]   SSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
De Vere Fld. (FAA ID: 2W1)   [Map]   SSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Easton State Airport (FAA ID: ESW)   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Skykomish State Airport (FAA ID: S88)   [Map]   WNW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Chelan Muni.   [Map]   ENE   36 miles [57.9 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Peshastin.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Peshastin. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
King County Intl.  (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   W   79 miles [127.1 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl.  (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   W   80 miles [128.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Pangborn Meml.  (EAT/KEAT)   [Map]   ESE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Grant County Intl.  (MWH/KMWH)   [Map]   ESE   64 miles [103 km]
Yakima Air Terminal Airport  (YKM/KYKM)   [Map]   S   69 miles [111 km]
Snohomish Co. Airport  (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   WNW   81 miles [130.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Cashmere - Dryden Airport (FAA ID: 8S2)   [Map]   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lake Wenatchee State Airport (FAA ID: 27W)   [Map]   NNW   18 miles [29 km]
Cle Elum Muni. (FAA ID: S93)   [Map]   SSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
De Vere Fld. (FAA ID: 2W1)   [Map]   SSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Easton State Airport (FAA ID: ESW)   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Skykomish State Airport (FAA ID: S88)   [Map]   WNW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Chelan Muni.   [Map]   ENE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lake Chelan Airport (FAA ID: S10)   [Map]   ENE   36 miles [57.9 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

King County Intl.   (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]
  Website for King County International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Seattle - Tacoma Intl.   (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]
  Website for Seattle - Tacoma International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tri-Cities Airport   (PSC/KPSC)   [Map]
  Website for Tri-Cities Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bowers Fld.   (ICAO: KELN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Spokane Intl.   (GEG/KGEG)   [Map]
  Website for Spokane International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Victoria Intl.   (YYJ/CYYJ)   [Map]
  Website for Victoria International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vancouver Intl.   (YVR/CYVR)   [Map]
  Website for Vancouver International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Portland Intl.   (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]
  Website for Portland International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pangborn Meml.   (EAT/KEAT)   [Map]
  Website for Pangborn Memorial Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grant County Intl.   (MWH/KMWH)   [Map]
  Website for Grant County International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yakima Air Terminal Airport   (YKM/KYKM)   [Map]
  Website for Yakima Air Terminal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Snohomish Co. Airport   (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]
  Website for Snohomish County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Washington

About Chelan County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Chelan County: www.co.chelan.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Peshastin.

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<2>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 from Point A (ie- Peshastin) 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 Peshastin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Peshastin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peshastin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5704, Longitude: -120.6026     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Peshastin), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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