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Woodland Park, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Woodland Park.

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Around Woodland Park ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 14 miles [22 km] to the northeast of Woodland Park. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the northeast of Woodland Park and has a population of 57,700 people.

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

Community   2006
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Camrose   [Map]   15,605   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   E   46 miles [74 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Acheson   [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Aspen Gardens   [Map]     E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Brander Gardens   [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Devonshire Meadows   [Map]     SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Garden Grove Estates   [Map]     NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Green Acre Estates   [Map]     NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lynnwood   [Map]     NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mayfield   [Map]     NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ormsby Place   [Map]     NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Osborne Acres   [Map]     N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Peterburn Estates   [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Ramsay Heights   [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Rolling Meadows   [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sunset View Acres   [Map]     NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Westbrook Estate   [Map]     E   10 miles [16.1 km]

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Woodland Park. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Woodland Park ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   E   27 miles [43.5 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 Woodland Park.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Woodland Park. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   160 miles [257.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   ESE   82 miles [132 km]
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   S   86 miles [138.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl.   [Map]   CEX3   SSE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   NE   35 miles [56.3 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 City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
        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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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Woodland Park. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Woodland Park 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 begins in Woodland Park. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Woodland Park) 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 Woodland Park. 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 Woodland Park

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Woodland Park. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.4307, Longitude: -113.7936     [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 Woodland Park), 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 Woodland Park.


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