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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Bearberry.

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Around Bearberry ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Cochrane. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the south of Bearberry. Cochrane has a population of 16,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Sylvan Lake. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the northeast of Bearberry and has a population of 12,800 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bowden   [Map]   1,210   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Caroline   [Map]   515   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Carstairs   [Map]   2,699   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Cremona   [Map]   463   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Crossfield   [Map]   2,668   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Didsbury   [Map]   4,275   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Eckville   [Map]   951   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Innisfail   [Map]   7,331   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Leslieville   [Map]   ---   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Norglenwold   [Map]   270   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Olds   [Map]   7,253   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Penhold   [Map]   1,971   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Rocky Mountain House   [Map]   6,874   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Springbrook   [Map]   ---   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Sundre   [Map]   2,540   E   11 miles [17.7 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Benalto   [Map]   ---   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Benchlands   [Map]   ---   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Bottrell   [Map]   ---   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Burnstick Lake   [Map]   43   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Butte   [Map]   ---   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Condor   [Map]   ---   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Dickson   [Map]   ---   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Henday   [Map]   ---   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Hespero   [Map]   ---   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
James River Bridge   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Markerville   [Map]   ---   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Spruce View   [Map]   ---   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Stauffer   [Map]   ---   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Water Valley   [Map]   ---   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Withrow   [Map]   ---   N   39 miles [62.8 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Bearberry. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Airports Near Bearberry ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sundre Airport   [Map]   CFN7   ESE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sundre / Goodwins Farm Airport   [Map]   CFZ5   SE   12 miles [19.3 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 Bearberry.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bearberry. 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
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SE   63 miles [101.4 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   NNE   115 miles [185.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   ENE   48 miles [77.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Sundre Airport   [Map]   CFN7   ESE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sundre / Goodwins Farm Airport   [Map]   CFZ5   SE   12 miles [19.3 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.

Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Banff Airport   (YBA/CYBA)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Springbank Airport   (YBW/CYBW)   [Map]
        Website for Springbank Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
        Website for Kelowna International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
        Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rocky Mountain House Airport   (YRM/CYRM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/







Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Bearberry were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Bearberry. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bearberry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bearberry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.8500, Longitude: -114.9000     [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 Bearberry), 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 Bearberry.



 
 
 

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