RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
  Sitemap
     
>> >> >>
 
   
 

Centre Calling Lake, Alberta

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other AB
Communities

 The location of Centre Calling Lake 

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
Click here for an interactive map for
Centre Calling Lake
and the surrounding area.
 
 

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Centre Calling Lake.

This page contains four sections:

Around Centre Calling Lake ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Athabasca. It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the south of Centre Calling Lake. Athabasca has a population of 3,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Boyle. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the south of Centre Calling Lake and has a population of 840 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Centre Calling Lake and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bondiss   [Map]   131   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Calling Lake   [Map]   ---   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Colinton   [Map]   ---   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Flatbush   [Map]   ---   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Grassland   [Map]   ---   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Island Lake South   [Map]   105   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Island Lake   [Map]   351   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Mewatha Beach   [Map]   167   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Plamondon   [Map]   ---   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Sandy Lake   [Map]   ---   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
Smith   [Map]   ---   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
South Baptiste   [Map]   69   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Sunset Beach   [Map]   88   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
West Baptiste   [Map]   104   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Whispering Hills   [Map]   125   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Amber Valley   [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Atmore   [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Breynat   [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Chisholm   [Map]     SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Donatville   [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Ellscott   [Map]     S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hondo   [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Meanook   [Map]     S   41 miles [66 km]
Perryvale   [Map]     S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Wandering River   [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
White Gull   [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Centre Calling Lake.

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

Airports Near Centre Calling Lake ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Centre Calling Lake.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Calling Lake Airport   [Map]   CFK4   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   SSE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Lac La Biche Airport(YLB/CYLB)   [Map]   CYLB   ESE   55 miles [88.5 km]
Wabasca Airport   [Map]   CEE5   NNW   58 miles [93.3 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 Centre Calling Lake.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Centre Calling Lake. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   S   130 miles [209.2 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   283 miles [455.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Calling Lake Airport   [Map]   CFK4   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   SSE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Lac La Biche Airport(YLB/CYLB)   [Map]   CYLB   ESE   55 miles [88.5 km]
Wabasca Airport   [Map]   CEE5   NNW   58 miles [93.3 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.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Athabasca Airport   (ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lac La Biche Airport   (YLB/CYLB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Centre Calling Lake. 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 Centre Calling Lake were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

- Return to Citation

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Centre Calling Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.1857, Longitude: -113.2170     [Map].

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<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.

- Return to Citation

<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Centre Calling Lake), 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.

- Return to Citation


For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Centre Calling Lake.



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Summarized
 
Other   AB
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 15 Nov 2016
By John Hall