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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 Pulp, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Pulp and the surrounding area.

  • 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 Pulp:
    • 45.873010, -88.105685
    • 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 Pulp
  • 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 Pulp ...

We have found one communities that share the name Pulp.

Within Wisconsin, the name Pulp is unique.

Beyond Wisconsin, there is another community also named Pulp in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Oregon
      • Clackamas County
      • This Pulp is located in Clackamas County and lies 1,656 miles [2,665.1 km]<1> to the west northwest of the Pulp that is located in Florence County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulp
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Clackamas County community of Pulp.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Pulp ...

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.

  • Aurora [Florence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aurora
    • Aurora [Florence County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Pulp
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
  • Florence [Florence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florence
    • Florence [Florence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Pulp
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
  • Granite Bluff [Dickinson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Granite Bluff
    • Granite Bluff [Dickinson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Pulp
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granite Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granite Bluff
  • Hematite [Florence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hematite
    • Hematite [Florence County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of Pulp
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hematite have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hematite
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    • Iron Mountain [Dickinson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iron Mountain
      • Iron Mountain [Dickinson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Pulp
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,268 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iron Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Iron Mountain<3>
    • Ridgetop [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgetop
      • Ridgetop [Florence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Pulp
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgetop have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgetop
    • Skidmore [Dickinson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skidmore
      • Skidmore [Dickinson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Pulp
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skidmore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skidmore
    • Spread Eagle [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spread Eagle
      • Spread Eagle [Florence County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Pulp
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spread Eagle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spread Eagle

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 Pulp. 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 ...
    • Walter Bernard 'Wally' Hess     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Hammond (Indiana) on Sunday October 28, 1894 and died in Crystal Falls (Michigan) on Friday August 30, 1963 at the age of 68. He is buried at Mt. Mercy Cemetery (Lake County, Indiana).
      • Crystal Falls is located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest of Pulp.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Walter Bernard 'Wally' Hess<4>
    • Eugene A. 'Gene' Ronzani     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Iron Mountain (Michigan) on Sunday March 28, 1909 and died in Lac du Flambeau (Wisconsin) on Friday September 12, 1975 at the age of 66.
      • Iron Mountain is located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast of Pulp.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Eugene A. 'Gene' Ronzani<4>

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

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

  • View Our List ...
    • Florence, which is the Seat of Florence County and lies just to the West Northwest.
    • Madison, which is the State Capital of Wisconsin, lies 203 miles [326.7 km]<1> to the south southwest (SSW). If you could drive a straight line from Pulp to Madison, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take a little over three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 12 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 8 days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 740 miles [1,190.9 km] to the southeast (SE). Driving would take just about two full days, a buggy would take 29 days and walking would take 42 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,005 miles [9,664.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,755 miles [10,871.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,653 miles [7,488.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Florence County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Florence County: www.florencewisconsin.com/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pulp) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pulp. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8730, Longitude: -88.1057       In this case, the coordinates for Pulp 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 Pulp 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 314.67 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 312.169 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 307.572 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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