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Introduction ...

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

This page contains four sections:

Around Goodfish Lake ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Bonnyville. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the east of Goodfish Lake. Bonnyville has a population of 6,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Paul. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the southeast of Goodfish Lake and has a population of 5,400 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 and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Andrew   [Map]   465   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Beaver Lake   [Map]   ---   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Boyle   [Map]   844   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Fort Kent   [Map]   ---   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Glendon   [Map]   421   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Kikino Metis Settlement   [Map]   ---   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lac la Biche   [Map]   2,758   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Myrnam   [Map]   362   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Plamondon   [Map]   ---   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Smoky Lake   [Map]   1,010   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Two Hills   [Map]   1,047   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Vilna   [Map]   274   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Waskatenau   [Map]   278   W   41 miles [66 km]
Willingdon   [Map]   295   S   34 miles [54.7 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashmont   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bellis   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Boyne Lake   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Edwand   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Goodridge   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Horseshoe Bay   [Map]   214   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Kikino   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mallaig   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
McRae   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Rich Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Saddle Lake   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Saint Lina   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Spedden   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Stry   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Therien   [Map]   ---   E   22 miles [35.4 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Goodfish Lake ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
St. Paul Airport(ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   CEW3   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lac La Biche Airport(YLB/CYLB)   [Map]   CYLB   NNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Two Hills Airport   [Map]   CEL6   S   41 miles [66 km]
Bonnyville Airport(YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   CYBF   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   WNW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Elk Pt. Airport   [Map]   CEJ6   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Chipman Airport   [Map]   CFU3   SW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Vegreville Airport   [Map]   CEV3   S   54 miles [86.9 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 Goodfish Lake.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Goodfish 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   SW   99 miles [159.3 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSW   238 miles [383 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   ESE   256 miles [412 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   ENE   62 miles [99.8 km]
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   S   82 miles [132 km]
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   SE   98 miles [157.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
St. Paul Airport(ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   CEW3   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lac La Biche Airport(YLB/CYLB)   [Map]   CYLB   NNW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Two Hills Airport   [Map]   CEL6   S   41 miles [66 km]
Bonnyville Airport(YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   CYBF   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   WNW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Elk Pt. Airport   [Map]   CEJ6   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Chipman Airport   [Map]   CFU3   SW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Vegreville Airport   [Map]   CEV3   S   54 miles [86.9 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
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker 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
 
St. Paul Airport   (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lac La Biche Airport   (YLB/CYLB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bonnyville Airport   (YBY/CYBF)   [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 Goodfish 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' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Goodfish Lake. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Goodfish 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 Goodfish Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Goodfish Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Goodfish Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.2969, Longitude: -111.8039     [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 Goodfish 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 Goodfish Lake.



 
 
 

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