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Brainard, Alberta

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Introduction ...

When we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

While we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page that is specific to Brainard, there are communities in the surrounding area that have Tourism pages that may be of help. The following map should help you find find those communities communities.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages Near Brainard   ...

The red map marker shows the location of Brainard. In this case, we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page for Brainard.

Clicking on a blue marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for that community. The Tourism page will open in a new browser window.

An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map. As above, clicking on a marker will open the selected Tourism page in a new window. Clicking on the community's name will cause a jump to the Tourism map for that community.



  Farmington (BC)  
  Rycroft (AB)  
  Dawson Creek (BC)  
  Pouce Coupe (BC)  
  Woking (AB)  
  Sexsmith (AB)  
  Clairmont (AB)  
  Beaverlodge (AB)  
  Grande Prairie (AB)  
  Wembley (AB)  

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Brainard - within 48 miles [77.2 km].

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 10 communities listed.

For each community, we give:

  • The approximate distance and direction from Brainard
  • If we know it, we give the population of the community
  • A link to the TripAdvisor Tourism page. The TripAdvisor page will open in a new browser window
  • A link that will jump to our map for the community's map of Tourism pages


17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the Southeast (SE) of Brainard

Population: 2,365

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Beaverlodge

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Beaverlodge

Pouce Coupe

27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Brainard

Population: 739

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Pouce Coupe

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Pouce Coupe


37 miles [59.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Brainard

Population: 1,652

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Clairmont

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Clairmont


48 miles [77.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Brainard

Population: 638

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Rycroft

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Rycroft

Dawson Creek

32 miles [51.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Brainard

Population: 11,583

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Dawson Creek

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Dawson Creek


37 miles [59.5 km] to the East (E) of Brainard

Population: 2,393

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Sexsmith

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Sexsmith


46 miles [74 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Brainard

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Farmington

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Farmington


28 miles [45.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Brainard

Population: 1,383

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Wembley

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Wembley

Grande Prairie

40 miles [64.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Brainard

Population: 54,913

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Grande Prairie

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Grande Prairie


41 miles [66 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Brainard

Population: 106

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Woking

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Woking


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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Brainard. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brainard) 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 Brainard. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brainard

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brainard. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.3830, Longitude: -119.7435     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brainard have been estimated.

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