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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Sunnyslope ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Wenatchee. It lies just south of Sunnyslope. Wenatchee has a population of 34,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ellensburg. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the south of Sunnyslope 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 and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Brewster   [Map]   2,343   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   2,555   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Cashmere   [Map]   3,153   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Chelan   [Map]   4,146   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Cle Elum   [Map]   1,993   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
East Wenatchee   [Map]   13,983   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Entiat   [Map]   1,223   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ephrata   [Map]   8,017   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Kittitas   [Map]   1,491   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Leavenworth   [Map]   1,995   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Quincy   [Map]   7,495   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Rock Island   [Map]   1,015   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Roslyn   [Map]   947   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Soap Lake   [Map]   1,579   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Waterville   [Map]   1,198   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Ardenvoir   [Map]     N   18 miles [29 km]
Beebe   [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Chelan Falls   [Map]     NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Dryden   [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
East Wenatchee Bench   [Map]     SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Granite Falls   [Map]     N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Liberty   [Map]     SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Malaga   [Map]     SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Manson   [Map]     N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Monitor   [Map]     W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Orondo   [Map]     NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Palisades   [Map]     E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Peshastin   [Map]     NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Plain   [Map]     NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
West Wenatchee   [Map]     S   2 miles [3.2 km]

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

Chelan County ...

Sunnyslope is primarily located in Chelan County. A portion of Sunnyslope extends into Kitsap County.

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

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sunnyslope ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Sunnyslope.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Sunnyslope. 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 Sunnyslope. 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 to see and places to visit:

For the State of Washington

    Washington Tourism
    Parks for Washington

    Fishing in Washington
    Hunting in Washington


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 Sunnyslope ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cashmere - Dryden Airport   [Map]   8S2   WNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Pangborn Meml. (EAT/KEAT)   [Map]   EAT   SE   8 miles [12.9 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 be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Sunnyslope.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
King County Intl. (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   BFI   W   91 miles [146.5 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SEA   W   92 miles [148.1 km]
Spokane Intl. (GEG/KGEG)   [Map]   GEG   E   131 miles [210.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Pangborn Meml. (EAT/KEAT)   [Map]   EAT   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grant County Intl. (MWH/KMWH)   [Map]   MWH   ESE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Yakima Air Terminal Airport (YKM/KYKM)   [Map]   YKM   S   63 miles [101.4 km]
Snohomish Co. Airport (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   PAE   WNW   95 miles [152.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cashmere - Dryden Airport   [Map]   8S2   WNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Quincy Muni.   [Map]   80T   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lake Wenatchee State Airport   [Map]   27W   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
De Vere Fld.   [Map]   2W1   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bowers Fld.(ICAO: KELN)   [Map]   ELN   SSW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Cle Elum Muni.   [Map]   S93   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Chelan Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Lake Chelan Airport   [Map]   S10   NNE   32 miles [51.5 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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Seattle - Tacoma Intl.   (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]
        Website for Seattle - Tacoma International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Snohomish Co. Airport   (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]
        Website for Snohomish County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tri-Cities Airport   (PSC/KPSC)   [Map]
        Website for Tri-Cities Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bowers Fld.   (ICAO: KELN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Spokane Intl.   (GEG/KGEG)   [Map]
        Website for Spokane International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ephrata Muni.   (EPH/KEPH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Victoria Intl.   (YYJ/CYYJ)   [Map]
        Website for Victoria International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Portland Intl.   (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]
        Website for Portland International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vancouver Intl.   (YVR/CYVR)   [Map]
        Website for Vancouver International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
        Website for Kelowna International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pangborn Meml.   (EAT/KEAT)   [Map]
        Website for Pangborn Memorial Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grant County Intl.   (MWH/KMWH)   [Map]
        Website for Grant County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yakima Air Terminal Airport   (YKM/KYKM)   [Map]
        Website for Yakima Air Terminal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Washington

About Chelan County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sunnyslope. 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: www.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 Sunnyslope.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Sunnyslope. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sunnyslope) 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 Sunnyslope. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sunnyslope

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunnyslope. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4729, Longitude: -120.3367     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sunnyslope have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Sunnyslope), 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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