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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Blueberry Mountain.

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Around Blueberry Mountain ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dawson Creek (BC). It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the west of Blueberry Mountain. Dawson Creek (BC) has a population of 11,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fairview. It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the east of Blueberry Mountain and has a population of 3,200 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 starting from Blueberry Mountain and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bluesky   [Map]   ---   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Brownvale   [Map]   ---   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Buffalo Lake   [Map]   ---   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Clairmont   [Map]   ---   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Eaglesham   [Map]   ---   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Hines Creek   [Map]   430   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Hythe   [Map]   821   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
La Glace   [Map]   ---   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Poplar Ridge   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rycroft   [Map]   638   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Sexsmith   [Map]   1,959   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Spirit River   [Map]   1,148   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Whitelaw   [Map]   ---   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Woking   [Map]   ---   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Pouce Coupe (BC)   [Map]   739   W   40 miles [64.4 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Bay Tree   [Map]     W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Bear Canyon   [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Bonanza   [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Cherry Point   [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Cleardale   [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Dunvegan   [Map]     E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Gordondale   [Map]     SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Silver Valley   [Map]     NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Valhalla Centre   [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Wanham   [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Webster   [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Briar Ridge (BC)   [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Clayhurst (BC)   [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Doe River (BC)   [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Shearer Dale (BC)   [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Blueberry Mountain ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Spirit River Airport   [Map]   CFS5   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fairview Airport   [Map]   CEB5   ENE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Dawson Creek Airport (IATA:YDQ)   [Map]   CYDQ   WSW   42 miles [67.6 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 Blueberry Mountain.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Blueberry Mountain. 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

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Dawson Creek Airport (IATA:YDQ)   [Map]   CYDQ   WSW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Grande Prairie Airport (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   CYQU   S   52 miles [83.7 km]
Fort St. John Airport (YXJ/CYXJ)   [Map]   CYXJ   WNW   64 miles [103 km]
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   ENE   68 miles [109.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Spirit River Airport   [Map]   CFS5   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fairview Airport   [Map]   CEB5   ENE   29 miles [46.7 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.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grande Prairie Airport   (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]
        Website for Grande Prairie Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fort St. John Airport   (YXJ/CYXJ)   [Map]
        Website for Fort Saint John Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Peace River Airport   (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Blueberry Mountain. 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 Blueberry Mountain 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 stretches from Blueberry Mountain. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blueberry Mountain) 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 Blueberry Mountain. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blueberry Mountain

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blueberry Mountain. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.9272, Longitude: -119.1489     [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 Blueberry Mountain), 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 Blueberry Mountain.



 
 
 

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