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Round Valley, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Round Valley.

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Around Round Valley ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Spruce Grove. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the east of Round Valley. Spruce Grove has a population of 26,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Stony Plain. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the east of Round Valley and has a population of 15,100 people.

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

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Alberta Beach   [Map]   884   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Breton   [Map]   550   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Drayton Valley   [Map]   6,893   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Evansburg   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Mayerthorpe   [Map]   1,474   N   42 miles [67.6 km]
Onoway   [Map]   875   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Peavine   [Map]   ---   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Sangudo   [Map]   364   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Spring Lake   [Map]   501   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Thorsby   [Map]   945   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Wabamun   [Map]   601   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Warburg   [Map]   621   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Woodland Park   [Map]   ---   E   48 miles [77.2 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Alsike   [Map]   ---   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Berrymoor   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Betula Beach   [Map]   15   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Buck Creek   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Burtonsville   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Carnwood   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cynthia   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Entwistle   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gainford   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lindale   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rocky Rapids   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Seba Beach   [Map]   203   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Tomahawk   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Violet Grove   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wildwood   [Map]   ---   NW   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 Round Valley.

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

Airports Near Round Valley ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   S   5 miles [8 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   NNW   41 miles [66 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   ENE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Rimbey Airport   [Map]   CFC7   SSE   55 miles [88.5 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   NNE   55 miles [88.5 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   E   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 Round Valley.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Round Valley. 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   E   56 miles [90.1 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSE   159 miles [255.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   SSE   92 miles [148.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   S   5 miles [8 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   NNW   41 miles [66 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   ENE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Rimbey Airport   [Map]   CFC7   SSE   55 miles [88.5 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   NNE   55 miles [88.5 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
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
        Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [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 Round Valley 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 Round Valley. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Round Valley) 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 Round Valley. 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 Round Valley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Round Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.3523, Longitude: -114.9527     [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 Round Valley), 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 Round Valley.



 
 
 

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