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Introduction ...

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

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Around Frog Lake ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Lloydminster. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the southeast of Frog Lake. Lloydminster has a population of 18,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Cold Lake. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the north of Frog Lake and has a population of 12,000 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 Frog Lake and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Ardmore   [Map]   ---   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Blackfoot   [Map]   ---   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Bonnyville   [Map]   5,832   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Fort Kent   [Map]   ---   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Glendon   [Map]   421   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Kitscoty   [Map]   709   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Mannville   [Map]   782   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Marwayne   [Map]   516   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Myrnam   [Map]   362   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Saint Paul   [Map]   5,106   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Vermilion   [Map]   4,036   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lloydminster (SK)   [Map]   8,118   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Paradise Hill (SK)   [Map]   483   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Pierceland (SK)   [Map]   498   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Alcurve   [Map]   ---   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Beaverdam   [Map]   ---   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Clandonald   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Derwent   [Map]   117   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Dewberry   [Map]   196   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gurneyville   [Map]   ---   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Heinsburg   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Islay   [Map]   ---   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Lindbergh   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Riverview   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Saint Edouard   [Map]   ---   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Sputinow   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Streamstown   [Map]   ---   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Tulliby Lake   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Onion Lake (SK)   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Frog Lake ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Elk Pt. Airport   [Map]   CEJ6   WNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bonnyville Airport(YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   CYBF   NNW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Vermilion Airport(YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   CYVG   SSW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   SSE   38 miles [61.2 km]
St. Paul Airport(ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   CEW3   WNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Loon Lake Airport   [Map]   CJW3   ENE   53 miles [85.3 km]
Two Hills Airport   [Map]   CEL6   W   56 miles [90.1 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 Frog Lake.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Frog 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   WSW   134 miles [215.7 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   SE   192 miles [309 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SW   241 miles [387.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   SSE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   SW   78 miles [125.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Elk Pt. Airport   [Map]   CEJ6   WNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bonnyville Airport(YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   CYBF   NNW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Vermilion Airport(YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   CYVG   SSW   36 miles [57.9 km]
St. Paul Airport(ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   CEW3   WNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Loon Lake Airport   [Map]   CJW3   ENE   53 miles [85.3 km]
Two Hills Airport   [Map]   CEL6   W   56 miles [90.1 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
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International 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
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
        Website for Lloydminster Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bonnyville Airport   (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
St. Paul Airport   (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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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 Frog Lake 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' distance that begins in Frog Lake. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Frog 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 Frog Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Frog Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Frog Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.8333, Longitude: -110.4167     [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 Frog 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.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Frog Lake.



 
 
 

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