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Introduction ...

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

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Around Musidora ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Vegreville. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Musidora. Vegreville has a population of 5,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Paul. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the northeast of Musidora and has a population of 5,400 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Musidora and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Andrew   [Map]   465   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Glendon   [Map]   421   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Holden   [Map]   398   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Lamont   [Map]   1,669   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Mannville   [Map]   782   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Mundare   [Map]   712   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Myrnam   [Map]   362   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ryley   [Map]   458   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Smoky Lake   [Map]   1,010   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Two Hills   [Map]   1,047   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Vermilion   [Map]   4,036   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Viking   [Map]   1,085   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Willingdon   [Map]   295   NW   23 miles [37 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Beauvallon   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Boian   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Brosseau   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Duvernay   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Foisy   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hairy Hill   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Hamlin   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Innisfree   [Map]   233   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Kaleland   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lafond   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lavoy   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Morecambe   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Ranfurly   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Saddle Lake   [Map]   ---   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Saint Brides   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Musidora ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Two Hills Airport   [Map]   CEL6   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
St. Paul Airport(ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   CEW3   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Vegreville Airport   [Map]   CEV3   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Elk Pt. Airport   [Map]   CEJ6   ENE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Vermilion Airport(YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   CYVG   SE   39 miles [62.8 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 Musidora.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Musidora. 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   86 miles [138.4 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSW   205 miles [329.9 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   ESE   228 miles [366.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   SSW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   ESE   67 miles [107.8 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   NE   75 miles [120.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Two Hills Airport   [Map]   CEL6   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
St. Paul Airport(ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   CEW3   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Vegreville Airport   [Map]   CEV3   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Elk Pt. Airport   [Map]   CEJ6   ENE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Vermilion Airport(YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   CYVG   SE   39 miles [62.8 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
 
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bonnyville Airport   (YBY/CYBF)   [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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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Musidora. 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 Musidora 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 starts in Musidora. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Musidora) 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 Musidora. 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 Musidora

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Musidora. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.7000, Longitude: -111.5833     [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 Musidora), 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 Musidora.



 
 
 

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