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

  • Weather ...
  • 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 Alpine Northeast:
    • 43.177946, -111.016377
    • 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 Alpine Northeast
  • 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

Curious and Interesting Names Near Alpine Northeast ...

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.

  • Alpine [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alpine
    • Alpine [Lincoln County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Alpine Northeast
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 937 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpine<2>
  • Caribou City [Bonneville County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caribou City
    • Caribou City [Bonneville County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Alpine Northeast
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caribou City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caribou City
  • Freedom [Caribou County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freedom
    • Freedom [Caribou County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Alpine Northeast
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freedom
  • Gray [Bonneville County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gray
    • Gray [Bonneville County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Alpine Northeast
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gray have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gray
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Herman [Bonneville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herman
      • Herman [Bonneville County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Alpine Northeast
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herman have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herman
    • Irwin [Bonneville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irwin
      • Irwin [Bonneville County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Alpine Northeast
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 250 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irwin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irwin<2>
    • South Park [Teton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Park
      • South Park [Teton County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Alpine Northeast
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Park have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Park
    • Swan Valley [Bonneville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swan Valley
      • Swan Valley [Bonneville County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northwest of Alpine Northeast
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 300 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Swan Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swan Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swan Valley<2>

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

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

  • View Our List ...
    • Kemmerer, which is the Seat of Lincoln County and lies 98 miles [157.7 km]<1> to the south southeast. If you could drive a straight line from Alpine Northeast to Kemmerer, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 6 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take three full days.
    • Cheyenne, which is the State Capital of Wyoming, lies 347 miles [558.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE). Driving would take five to six hours, a buggy would take 14 days and walking would take 20 days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 1,781 miles [2,866.2 km] to the east (E). Driving would take most of three days, a buggy would take 70 days and walking would take 102 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,830 miles [10,991.8 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,599 miles [12,229.4 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,588 miles [8,993 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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About Lincoln County

About Wyoming

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wy.us/

The official website for State of Wyoming: www.wyo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alpine Northeast) 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 Alpine Northeast. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alpine Northeast
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<4>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.
<5>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 Alpine Northeast to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 331.442 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 331.13 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 321.044 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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