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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 Burlington, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Burlington 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 Burlington:
    • 44.447050, -108.431734
    • 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 Burlington
  • 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 Burlington ...

We have found 45 communities that share the name Burlington.

Within Wyoming, the name Burlington is unique.

Beyond Wyoming, we know of another 44 communities that are located throughout in the United States and Canada. Of these 44 communities, 40 are located in the United States and five are in Canada.

In addition to the above occurrences of Burlington, we know of another community located outside of the United States and Canada.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Alabama
      • Elmore County
      • This Burlington is located in Elmore County and lies 1,457 miles [2,344.8 km]<1> to the east southeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Elmore County community of Burlington.
    • Arkansas
      • Boone County
      • This Burlington is located in Boone County and lies 971 miles [1,562.7 km]<1> to the east southeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Boone County community of Burlington.
    • California
      • Humboldt County
      • This Burlington is located in Humboldt County and lies 838 miles [1,348.6 km]<1> to the west southwest of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Humboldt County community of Burlington.
    • Colorado
      • Kit Carson County
      • This Burlington is located in Kit Carson County and lies 475 miles [764.4 km]<1> to the southeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Kit Carson County community of Burlington.
    • Connecticut
      • Hartford County
      • This Burlington is located in Hartford County and lies 1,783 miles [2,869.5 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Hartford County community of Burlington.
    • Florida
      • Suwannee County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Florida community of Burlington [Suwannee County].
    • Georgia
      • DeKalb County
      • This Burlington is located in DeKalb County and lies 1,489 miles [2,396.3 km]<1> to the east southeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the DeKalb County community of Burlington.
    • Illinois
      • Kane County
      • This Burlington is located in Kane County and lies 1,010 miles [1,625.4 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Kane County community of Burlington.
    • Indiana
      • Carroll County
      • This Burlington is located in Carroll County and lies 1,151 miles [1,852.4 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Carroll County community of Burlington.
    • Iowa
      • Des Moines County
      • This Burlington is located in Des Moines County and lies 912 miles [1,467.7 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Des Moines County community of Burlington.
    • Kansas
      • Coffey County
      • This Burlington is located in Coffey County and lies 785 miles [1,263.3 km]<1> to the east southeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Coffey County community of Burlington.
    • Kentucky
      • Boone County
      • This Burlington is located in Boone County and lies 1,272 miles [2,047.1 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Boone County community of Burlington.
    • Louisiana
      • East Baton Rouge Parish
      • This community is historic<3> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Louisiana community of Burlington [East Baton Rouge Parish].
    • Maine
      • Penobscot County
      • This Burlington is located in Penobscot County and lies 1,939 miles [3,120.5 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Penobscot County community of Burlington.
    • Massachusetts
      • Middlesex County
      • This Burlington is located in Middlesex County and lies 1,854 miles [2,983.7 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Middlesex County community of Burlington.
    • Michigan
      • Calhoun County
      • This Burlington is located in Calhoun County and lies 1,180 miles [1,899 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Calhoun County community of Burlington.
    • Missouri
      • Boone County
      • This community is historic<3> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Missouri community of Burlington [Boone County].
    • Montana
      • Silver Bow County
      • This community is historic<3> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Montana community of Burlington [Silver Bow County].
    • New Jersey
      • Burlington County
      • This Burlington is located in Burlington County and lies 1,729 miles [2,782.6 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Burlington County community of Burlington.
    • New York
      • Erie County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the New York community of Burlington [Erie County].
      • Otsego County
      • This Burlington is located in Otsego County and lies 1,658 miles [2,668.3 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Otsego County community of Burlington.
    • Newfoundland and Labrador
      • This Burlington lies 2,439 miles [3,925.2 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
    • North Carolina
      • Alamance County
      • This Burlington is located in Alamance County and lies 1,622 miles [2,610.4 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Alamance County community of Burlington.
      • Macon County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the North Carolina community of Burlington [Macon County].
    • North Dakota
      • Ward County
      • This Burlington is located in Ward County and lies 425 miles [684 km]<1> to the northeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Ward County community of Burlington.
    • Nova Scotia
      • This Burlington lies 2,111 miles [3,397.3 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
    • Ohio
      • Belmont County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Ohio community of Burlington [Belmont County].
      • Fulton County
      • This Burlington is located in Fulton County and lies 1,229 miles [1,977.9 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Fulton County community of Burlington.
      • Lawrence County
      • This Burlington is located in Lawrence County and lies 1,397 miles [2,248.3 km] to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Lawrence County community of Burlington.
      • Marion County
      • This community is historic<3> and although located in Marion County, we don't know where within the county.
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Marion County community of Burlington.
      • Stark County
      • This community is historic and although located in Stark County, we don't know where within the county.
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Stark County community of Burlington.
    • Oklahoma
      • Alfalfa County
      • This Burlington is located in Alfalfa County and lies 738 miles [1,187.7 km]<1> to the southeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Alfalfa County community of Burlington.
      • Logan County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Oklahoma community of Burlington [Logan County].
    • Ontario
      • This Burlington lies 1,419 miles [2,283.7 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
    • Oregon
      • Linn County
      • This community is historic<3> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Oregon community of Burlington [Linn County].
      • Multnomah County
      • This Burlington is located in Multnomah County and lies 706 miles [1,136.2 km]<1> to the west northwest of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Multnomah County community of Burlington.
    • Pennsylvania
      • Bradford County
      • This Burlington is located in Bradford County and lies 1,604 miles [2,581.4 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Bradford County community of Burlington.
    • Prince Edward Island
      • This Burlington lies 2,146 miles [3,453.7 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
    • Tennessee
      • Knox County
      • This Burlington is located in Knox County and lies 1,412 miles [2,272.4 km]<1> to the east southeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Knox County community of Burlington.
    • Texas
      • Milam County
      • This Burlington is located in Milam County and lies 1,115 miles [1,794.4 km]<1> to the southeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Milam County community of Burlington.
    • Vermont
      • Chittenden County
      • This Burlington is located in Chittenden County and lies 1,720 miles [2,768.1 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Chittenden County community of Burlington.
    • Washington
      • Skagit County
      • This Burlington is located in Skagit County and lies 715 miles [1,150.7 km]<1> to the west northwest of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Skagit County community of Burlington.
    • West Virginia
      • Mineral County
      • This Burlington is located in Mineral County and lies 1,548 miles [2,491.3 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Mineral County community of Burlington.
    • Wisconsin
      • Racine County
      • This Burlington is located in Racine County and lies 1,013 miles [1,630.3 km]<1> to the east of the Burlington that is located in Big Horn County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Racine County community of Burlington.
  • Communities Beyond North America ...
    • Jamaica
      • Distance: 2,583 miles [4,156.9 km]<1> to the southeast
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington

Curious and Interesting Names Near Burlington ...

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.

  • Basin [Big Horn County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Basin
    • Basin [Big Horn County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the east of Burlington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,257 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Basin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Basin<4>
  • Dry Creek [Park County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dry Creek
    • Dry Creek [Park County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the west of Burlington
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dry Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dry Creek
  • Emblem [Big Horn County]
  • Greybull [Big Horn County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greybull
    • Greybull [Big Horn County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east of Burlington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,797 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greybull
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greybull<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kane [Big Horn County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kane
      • Kane [Big Horn County] was located 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the north of Burlington
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kane have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lone Tree Crossing [Park County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lone Tree Crossing
      • Lone Tree Crossing [Park County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the west of Burlington
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lone Tree Crossing have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lone Tree Crossing
    • Meeteetse [Park County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meeteetse
      • Meeteetse [Park County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Burlington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 325 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meeteetse
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meeteetse<4>
    • Otto [Big Horn County]
    • Sales Place [Big Horn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sales Place
      • Sales Place [Big Horn County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the south of Burlington
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sales Place have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sales Place
    • Vocation [Park County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vocation
      • Vocation [Park County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Burlington
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vocation have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vocation

How Far From Burlington to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a town such as Burlington to various places of note, such as the White House.

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

  • View Our List ...
    • Basin, which is the Seat of Big Horn County and lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the east southeast. If you could walk a straight line from Burlington to Basin, with an average speed<6> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take just over a day to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 6 hours.
    • Cheyenne, which is the State Capital of Wyoming, lies 293 miles [471.5 km] to the southeast (SE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take four to five hours, a buggy would take 12 days and walking would take 17 days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 1,653 miles [2,660.2 km] to the east (E). Driving would take most of three days, a buggy would take 65 days and walking would take 94 days.
    • The shortest distance<7> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,690 miles [10,766.5 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<8>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,459 miles [12,004.1 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<9>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,438 miles [8,751.6 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<10>

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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- Burlington) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Burlington. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BurlingtonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burlington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4470, Longitude: -108.4317    
<2>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Burlington could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<3>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Burlington, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.
<6>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.
<7>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 Burlington to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 329.514 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 329.001 degrees.
<10>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 319.365 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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