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Brownfield, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Although we found mention of Brownfield during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer.

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 Brownfield, 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 Brownfield   ...

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

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.




List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Brownfield - within 49 miles [78.9 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 Brownfield
  • 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


20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of Brownfield

Population: 931

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Castor

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Castor


37 miles [59.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Brownfield

Population: 1,019

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Killam

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Killam


35 miles [56.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Brownfield

Population: 739

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Consort

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Consort


29 miles [46.7 km] to the North (N) of Brownfield

Population: 217

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Lougheed

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Lougheed


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

Population: 895

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Forestburg

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Forestburg


49 miles [78.9 km] to the East (E) of Brownfield

Population: 2,041

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Provost

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Provost


25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Brownfield

Population: 760

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Hardisty

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Hardisty


33 miles [53.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Brownfield

Population: 891

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Sedgewick

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Sedgewick


42 miles [67.6 km] to the North (N) of Brownfield

Population: 444

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Irma

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Irma


43 miles [69.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Brownfield

Population: 5,925

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Wainwright

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Wainwright


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Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Brownfield and then turned west". While Brownfield could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Brownfield as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that Brownfield 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 . 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.

Since confusion between is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Alberta community named Brownfield.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Brownfield. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brownfield) 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 Brownfield. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brownfield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brownfield. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.3167, Longitude: -111.4333     [Map].

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