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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Kapawe'no First Nation Lands.

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Around Kapawe'no First Nation Lands ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is High Prairie. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the southwest of Kapawe'no First Nation Lands. High Prairie has a population of 2,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Falher. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the west of Kapawe'no First Nation Lands and has a population of 940 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 starting from Kapawe'no First Nation Lands and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Canyon Creek   [Map]   ---   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Donnelly   [Map]   293   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Drift Pile River 150   [Map]   720   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Enilda   [Map]   ---   W   46 miles [74 km]
Faust   [Map]   ---   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Girouxville   [Map]   282   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Grouard Mission   [Map]   ---   S   Less than 2 miles
Joussard   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kinuso   [Map]   219   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
McLennan   [Map]   824   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Nampa   [Map]   360   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Reno   [Map]   ---   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Swan River 150E   [Map]   305   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Widewater   [Map]   ---   E   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Assineau   [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Atikameg   [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Driftpile   [Map]     SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Gift Lake   [Map]     NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Grouard   [Map]     S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Guy   [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Kathleen   [Map]     W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Sunset House   [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Kapawe'no First Nation Lands.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Kapawe'no First Nation Lands. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Airports Near Kapawe'no First Nation Lands ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Kapawe'no First Nation Lands.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
High Prairie Airport(ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]   CZHP   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Donnelly Airport   [Map]   CFM4   WNW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Slave Lake Airport(YZH/CYZH)   [Map]   CYZH   ESE   56 miles [90.1 km]
Valleyview Airport   [Map]   CEL5   SW   57 miles [91.7 km]
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   NW   68 miles [109.4 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 Kapawe'no First Nation Lands.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Kapawe'no First Nation Lands. 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

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   NW   68 miles [109.4 km]
Grande Prairie Airport (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   CYQU   WSW   110 miles [177 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
High Prairie Airport(ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]   CZHP   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Donnelly Airport   [Map]   CFM4   WNW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Slave Lake Airport(YZH/CYZH)   [Map]   CYZH   ESE   56 miles [90.1 km]
Valleyview Airport   [Map]   CEL5   SW   57 miles [91.7 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.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Peace River Airport   (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grande Prairie Airport   (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]
        Website for Grande Prairie Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
High Prairie Airport   (ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Slave Lake Airport   (YZH/CYZH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Kapawe'no First Nation Lands 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 starting from Kapawe'no First Nation Lands. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kapawe'no First Nation Lands) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kapawe'no First Nation Lands. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.5481, Longitude: -116.1512     [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 Kapawe'no First Nation Lands), 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 Kapawe'no First Nation Lands.



 
 
 

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