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Introduction ...

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

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Around Abee ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Saint Albert. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the southwest of Abee. Saint Albert has a population of 57,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fort Saskatchewan. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the south of Abee and has a population of 15,000 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 and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Athabasca   [Map]   2,580   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Boyle   [Map]   844   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bruderhein   [Map]   1,215   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Clyde   [Map]   470   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Kikino Metis Settlement   [Map]   ---   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Lamont   [Map]   1,669   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Legal   [Map]   1,192   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Smoky Lake   [Map]   1,010   E   23 miles [37 km]
Thorhild   [Map]   505   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Upper Manor Estates   [Map]   ---   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   W   33 miles [53.1 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Anton Lake   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Coronado   [Map]   ---   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Egremont   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ellscott   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Fedorah   [Map]   ---   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Nestow   [Map]   ---   W   23 miles [37 km]
Newbrook   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Opal   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Perryvale   [Map]   ---   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Radway   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Rochester   [Map]   ---   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Tawatinaw   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Warspite   [Map]   ---   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Waskatenau   [Map]   278   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Waugh   [Map]   ---   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Abee ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Clyde   -   25 miles [40.2 km] to the West of Abee   [Map]
Hollow Lake   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the East   [Map]
Legal   -   31 miles [49.9 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Opal   -   17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Redwater   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Smoky Lake   -   23 miles [37 km] to the East   [Map]
Sprucefield   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Star   -   30 miles [48.3 km] to the South   [Map]
Weasel Creek   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Abee ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   NNE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   WSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Chipman Airport   [Map]   CFU3   SSE   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 Abee.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Abee. 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   SSW   68 miles [109.4 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSW   219 miles [352.4 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   ESE   297 miles [478 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   SSE   91 miles [146.5 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   E   112 miles [180.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   NNE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   WSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Chipman Airport   [Map]   CFU3   SSE   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
 
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
 
Lac La Biche Airport   (YLB/CYLB)   [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
 
Athabasca Airport   (ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abee. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.2389, Longitude: -113.0232     [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 Abee), 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 Abee.