A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Town of Springwater, Wisconsin
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Springwater.
This page contains eight sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Springwater, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Springwater and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Springwater
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 Springwater. 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 Springwater.
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 Waushara County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
Since Springwater is near Waupaca County and also Portage 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:
Communities Also Named Springwater ...
We have found one communities that share the name Springwater.
Within Wisconsin, the name Springwater is unique.
Beyond Wisconsin, there is another community also named Springwater in the United States.
Communities Elsewhere In North America
This Springwater is located in Livingston County and lies 591 miles [951.1 km]<1> to the east of the Springwater that is located in Waushara County.
Link to Google Map centered on Springwater
For more information, please visit our profile page for the Livingston County community of Springwater.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Springwater ...
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.
Blaine [Portage County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on Blaine
Brushville lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the east of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on Brushville
Chain O' Lakes [Waupaca County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on Chain O' Lakes
Indian Crossing [Waupaca County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the north of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on Indian Crossing
King [Waupaca County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the north of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on King
Little Hope [Waupaca County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on Little Hope
Pine River lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on Pine River
Poy Sippi lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on Poy Sippi
Redgranite lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on Redgranite
Rural [Waupaca County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the north of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on Rural
Silver Lake lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on Silver Lake
Wild Rose lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Springwater
Link to Google Map centered on Wild Rose
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 Springwater. 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.
Social reformer. She was born in Ripon (Wisconsin) on Sunday January 9, 1859 and died in New Rochelle (New York) on Sunday March 9, 1947 at the age of 88. She is buried at Woodlawn Cemetery (Bronx County, New York).
How Far From Springwater 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 Springwater to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Springwater and extending to:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Springwater. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Waushara County: www.1waushara.com/
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