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Dunmore, Alberta

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 The location of Dunmore 

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Dunmore ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Medicine Hat. It lies just northwest of Dunmore. Medicine Hat has a population of 60,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Redcliff. It is located about 11 miles [17 km] to the northwest of Dunmore and has a population of 5,100 people.

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

Community   2006
Bow Island   [Map]   1,790   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Burdett   [Map]   ---   W   41 miles [66 km]
Elkwater   [Map]   ---   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Foremost   [Map]   524   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Grassy Lake   [Map]   ---   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Hilda   [Map]   ---   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Ralston   [Map]   ---   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Schuler   [Map]   ---   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Seven Persons   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Suffield   [Map]   ---   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Walsh   [Map]   ---   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Golden Prairie (SK)   [Map]   35   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Maple Creek (SK)   [Map]   2,198   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Richmound (SK)   [Map]   159   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Etzikom   [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Irvine   [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Manyberries   [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Orion   [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Ross Glen   [Map]     NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hatton (SK)   [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Dunmore. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Dunmore ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Medicine Hat Airport   [Map]   CFZ3   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Medicine Hat Airport(YXH/CYXH)   [Map]   CYXH   WNW   7 miles [11.3 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 Dunmore.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Dunmore. 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
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   WNW   170 miles [273.6 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   NE   227 miles [365.3 km]
Regina Intl. (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]   CYQR   E   263 miles [423.3 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   NNW   264 miles [424.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Medicine Hat Airport(YXH/CYXH)   [Map]   CYXH   WNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lethbridge Co. Airport(YQL/CYQL)   [Map]   CYQL   WSW   101 miles [162.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Medicine Hat Airport   [Map]   CFZ3   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bow Island Airport   [Map]   CEF3   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Maple Creek Airport   [Map]   CJQ4   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Foremost Airport   [Map]   CFD4   SW   52 miles [83.7 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.

Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Regina Intl.   (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]
        Website for Regina 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
Medicine Hat Airport   (YXH/CYXH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lethbridge Co. Airport   (YQL/CYQL)   [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 Dunmore. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Dunmore 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 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Dunmore. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dunmore) 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 Dunmore. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dunmore

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dunmore. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.9667, Longitude: -110.5833     [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 Dunmore), 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 Dunmore.


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