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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Brushy Run.

This page contains six sections:

Around Brushy Run ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Harrisonburg (VA). It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the southeast of Brushy Run. Harrisonburg (VA) has a population of 54,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Staunton (VA). It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the south of Brushy Run and has a population of 24,500 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 Brushy Run and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bridgewater (VA)   [Map]   6,062   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Broadway (VA)   [Map]   3,880   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Elkton (VA)   [Map]   2,844   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Grottoes (VA)   [Map]   2,795   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Luray (VA)   [Map]   4,817   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Shenandoah (VA)   [Map]   2,323   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Strasburg (VA)   [Map]   6,617   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Timberville (VA)   [Map]   2,645   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Woodstock (VA)   [Map]   5,212   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Elkins   [Map]   7,047   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Keyser   [Map]   5,077   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Kingwood   [Map]   2,929   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Moorefield   [Map]   2,433   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Petersburg   [Map]   2,593   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Philippi   [Map]   3,380   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Basye-Bryce Mountain (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Cootes Store (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fulks Run (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Singers Glen (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Turleytown (VA)   [Map]   ---   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Arthur   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Canaan Valley   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Circleville   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Davis   [Map]   644   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Franklin   [Map]   652   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Harman   [Map]   138   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Harper   [Map]   ---   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lost City   [Map]   ---   E   23 miles [37 km]
Onego   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Thomas   [Map]   556   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]

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

Pendleton County ...

Brushy Run is located in Pendleton County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Pendleton County: Augusta (VA), Highland (VA), Rockingham (VA), Grant, Hardy, Pocahontas & Randolph.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Brushy Run ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Brushy Run. 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 Brushy Run. 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 West Virginia

    West Virginia Tourism
    Parks for West Virginia

    Fishing in West Virginia
    Hunting in West Virginia


National Park Service (NPS) sites in West Virginia

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in West Virginia

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

Airports Near Brushy Run ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Grant Co. Airport(ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   W99   NNE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]   EKN   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Bridgewater Air Park   [Map]   VBW   SSE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Luray Caverns Airport   [Map]   W45   ESE   41 miles [66 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl. (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SHD   SSE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl.   [Map]   79D   WNW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Garrett Co. Airport (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]   2G4   N   51 miles [82.1 km]
Front Royal Airport   [Map]   FRR   E   53 miles [85.3 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 Brushy Run.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Brushy Run. 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
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   NNW   66 miles [106.2 km]
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   ---   E   96 miles [154.5 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   NNW   125 miles [201.2 km]
Richmond Intl. (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]   RIC   SE   139 miles [223.7 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl. (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   BWI   E   140 miles [225.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl. (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SHD   SSE   43 miles [69.2 km]
North Central WV Airport (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]   CKB   WNW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Charlottesville Airport (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]   CHO   SE   64 miles [103 km]
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   SW   92 miles [148.1 km]
Arnold Palmer Rgnl. (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]   LBE   N   99 miles [159.3 km]
Lynchburg Rgnl.(LYH/KLYH)   [Map]   LYH   S   104 miles [167.4 km]
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport (JST/KJST)   [Map]   JST   NNE   104 miles [167.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Grant Co. Airport(ICAO: KW99)   [Map]   W99   NNE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]   EKN   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Bridgewater Air Park   [Map]   VBW   SSE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Luray Caverns Airport   [Map]   W45   ESE   41 miles [66 km]
Philippi / Barbour County Rgnl.   [Map]   79D   WNW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Garrett Co. Airport (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]   2G4   N   51 miles [82.1 km]
Front Royal Airport   [Map]   FRR   E   53 miles [85.3 km]
Eagles Nest Airport   [Map]   W13   SSE   55 miles [88.5 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.

Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
        Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arnold Palmer Rgnl.   (LBE/KLBE)   [Map]
        Website for Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lynchburg Rgnl.   (LYH/KLYH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Johnstown - Cambria Co. Airport   (JST/KJST)   [Map]
        Website for John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.   (ROA/KROA)   [Map]
        Website for Roanoke Regional Airport - Woodrum Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grant Co. Airport   (ICAO: KW99)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Elkins - Randolph Co. Airport   (EKN/KEKN)   [Map]
        Website for Elkins - Randolph County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
        Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Garrett Co. Airport   (ICAO: K2G4)   [Map]
        Website for Garrett County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Upshur County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KW22)   [Map]
        Website for Upshur County Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greater Cumberland Rgnl.   (ICAO: KCBE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richmond Intl.   (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]
        Website for Richmond International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
        Website for Baltimore - Washington International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
        Website for University Park Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.   (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]
        Website for Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
North Central WV Airport   (CKB/KCKB)   [Map]
        Website for North Central West Virginia Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Charlottesville Airport   (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]
        Website for Charlottesville - Albemarle Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
        Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Pendleton County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/



Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brushy Run. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8385, Longitude: -79.2466     [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>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 Brushy Run), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Brushy Run.



 
 
 

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