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Introduction ...

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

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Around Kahwin ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fort Saskatchewan. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the southwest of Kahwin. Fort Saskatchewan has a population of 15,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Vegreville. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the south of Kahwin and has a population of 5,700 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 Kahwin and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaver Lake   [Map]   ---   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   W   46 miles [74 km]
Boyle   [Map]   844   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bruderhein   [Map]   1,215   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Kikino Metis Settlement   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Lac la Biche   [Map]   2,758   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Lamont   [Map]   1,669   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Mundare   [Map]   712   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Saint Paul   [Map]   5,106   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Smoky Lake   [Map]   1,010   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Thorhild   [Map]   505   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Two Hills   [Map]   1,047   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Andrew   [Map]   465   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bellis   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Boian   [Map]   ---   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Edwand   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Hamlin   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Luzan   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Radway   [Map]   ---   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Saint Michael   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Stry   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Vilna   [Map]   274   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Warspite   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Waskatenau   [Map]   278   W   18 miles [29 km]
Whitford   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Willingdon   [Map]   295   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Wostok   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Kahwin ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Chipman Airport   [Map]   CFU3   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Two Hills Airport   [Map]   CEL6   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
St. Paul Airport(ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   CEW3   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   NNW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Vegreville Airport   [Map]   CEV3   SSE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lac La Biche Airport(YLB/CYLB)   [Map]   CYLB   NNE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Tofield Airport   [Map]   CEV7   SSW   50 miles [80.5 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 Kahwin.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Kahwin. 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   73 miles [117.5 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSW   215 miles [346 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   ESE   267 miles [429.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   SSE   69 miles [111 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   ENE   87 miles [140 km]
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   ESE   106 miles [170.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Chipman Airport   [Map]   CFU3   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Two Hills Airport   [Map]   CEL6   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
St. Paul Airport(ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   CEW3   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   NNW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Vegreville Airport   [Map]   CEV3   SSE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lac La Biche Airport(YLB/CYLB)   [Map]   CYLB   NNE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Tofield Airport   [Map]   CEV7   SSW   50 miles [80.5 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
 
Lac La Biche Airport   (YLB/CYLB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Athabasca Airport   (ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]
        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
 

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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 Kahwin 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 Kahwin. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kahwin) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kahwin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.0694, Longitude: -112.3328     [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 Kahwin), 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 Kahwin.



 
 
 

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