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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Adams Landing.

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Around Adams Landing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is La Crete. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the west of Adams Landing. La Crete has a population of 2,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fort Vermilion. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the west of Adams Landing and has a population of 730 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 are driving it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaver Ranch 163   [Map]   15   W   22 miles [35.4 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Buffalo Head Prairie   [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Fox Lake   [Map]     E   22 miles [35.4 km]
John D'Or Prairie   [Map]     N   8 miles [12.9 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Adams Landing ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some 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.

Buffalo Head Prairie   -   37 miles [59.5 km] to the Southwest of Adams Landing   [Map]
Fox Lake   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Little Red River   -   13 miles [20.9 km] to the East   [Map]

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 Adams Landing ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fort Vermilion Airport   [Map]   CEZ4   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
La Crete Airport   [Map]   CFN5   WSW   46 miles [74 km]
High Level Airport(YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]   CYOJ   WNW   75 miles [120.7 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 Adams Landing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Adams Landing. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
High Level Airport(YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]   CYOJ   WNW   75 miles [120.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fort Vermilion Airport   [Map]   CEZ4   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
La Crete Airport   [Map]   CFN5   WSW   46 miles [74 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.

High Level Airport   (YOJ/CYOJ)   [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 Adams Landing 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 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Adams Landing. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adams Landing) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Adams Landing. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Adams Landing

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adams Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.3840, Longitude: -115.1169     [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 Adams Landing), 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 Adams Landing.