A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Spring Bank Park, Wisconsin
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Spring Bank Park.
This page contains seven sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Spring Bank Park, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Spring Bank Park and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Spring Bank Park
Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help amateurs find their way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website lists the visible planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their track 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 the location for Spring Bank Park. Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude for your actual position.
The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Spring Bank Park.
We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website to find local sighting reports and hotspots.
The eBird website is organized on a county-by-county basis. We have selected Monroe County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
Since Spring Bank Park is near Jackson County and also Crawford County, we have provided a link to their eBird sighting reports:
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:
Curious and Interesting Names Near Spring Bank Park ...
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.
Cataract lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Spring Bank Park
Link to Google Map centered on Cataract
Farmers Valley lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Spring Bank Park
Link to Google Map centered on Farmers Valley
Four Corners lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the west of Spring Bank Park
Link to Google Map centered on Four Corners
Kirby lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Spring Bank Park
Link to Google Map centered on Kirby
Lees Crossing lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Spring Bank Park
Link to Google Map centered on Lees Crossing
Leon lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Spring Bank Park
Link to Google Map centered on Leon
Shamrock [Jackson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Spring Bank Park
Link to Google Map centered on Shamrock
Tunnel City lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Spring Bank Park
Link to Google Map centered on Tunnel City
Valley Junction lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Spring Bank Park
Link to Google Map centered on Valley Junction
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 Spring Bank Park. 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.
Major League Baseball. He was born in Black River Falls (Wisconsin) on Sunday March 23, 1924 and died in Black River Falls (Wisconsin) on Wednesday October 21, 1998 at the age of 74. He is buried at Riverside Cemetery (Jackson County, Wisconsin).
How Far From Spring Bank Park to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Spring Bank Park to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Spring Bank Park and extending to:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Spring Bank Park. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Monroe County: www.co.monroe.wi.us/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
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This page was last modified: 19 Feb 2020