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Introduction ...

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

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Around Entwistle ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Spruce Grove. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the east of Entwistle. Spruce Grove has a population of 26,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Stony Plain. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the east of Entwistle and has a population of 15,100 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 from Entwistle and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Alberta Beach   [Map]   884   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Breton   [Map]   550   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Drayton Valley   [Map]   6,893   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Evansburg   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Mayerthorpe   [Map]   1,474   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Meso West   [Map]   ---   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Onoway   [Map]   875   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Peavine   [Map]   ---   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Sangudo   [Map]   364   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Spring Lake   [Map]   501   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Thorsby   [Map]   945   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Wabamun   [Map]   601   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Warburg   [Map]   621   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Woodland Park   [Map]   ---   E   48 miles [77.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Berrymoor   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Betula Beach   [Map]   15   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Darwell   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Gainford   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Kapasiwin   [Map]   39   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Lake Isle   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Point Alison   [Map]   15   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Rangeton   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rocky Rapids   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Round Valley   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Seba Beach   [Map]   203   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Silver Sands   [Map]   173   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
South View   [Map]   115   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Tomahawk   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Wildwood   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Entwistle ...

Looking for more information about Entwistle? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Entwistle, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Entwistle.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Entwistle ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   NNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   NNE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   ENE   46 miles [74 km]
Whitecourt Airport(YZU/CYZU)   [Map]   CYZU   NW   54 miles [86.9 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   ESE   58 miles [93.3 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   E   59 miles [95 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 Entwistle.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Entwistle. 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   ESE   58 miles [93.3 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSE   170 miles [273.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   NNW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   NNE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   ENE   46 miles [74 km]
Whitecourt Airport(YZU/CYZU)   [Map]   CYZU   NW   54 miles [86.9 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   E   59 miles [95 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
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
        Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Whitecourt Airport   (YZU/CYZU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [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 Entwistle. 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 Entwistle 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 starting in Entwistle. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Entwistle) 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 Entwistle. 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 Entwistle

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Entwistle. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5167, Longitude: -114.9667     [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 Entwistle), 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 Entwistle.



 
 
 

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