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Curious and Interesting Names Near Arbour Lake ...

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

  • Balzac (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Balzac
    • Balzac lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Arbour Lake
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Balzac came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Balzac
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Balzac<3>
  • Coral Springs (12 miles [19.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coral Springs
    • Coral Springs lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Arbour Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coral Springs
  • Forest Lawn (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Lawn
    • Forest Lawn lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Arbour Lake
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest Lawn came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Lawn
  • Haysboro (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haysboro
    • Haysboro lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Arbour Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haysboro
  • Heritage Woods (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heritage Woods
    • Heritage Woods lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Arbour Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heritage Woods
  • Highwood (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highwood
    • Highwood lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Arbour Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highwood
  • Signal Hill (7 miles [11.3 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Signal Hill
    • Signal Hill lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Arbour Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Signal Hill
  • Sunnyside (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnyside
    • Sunnyside lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Arbour Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunnyside
  • Two Guns (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Two Guns
    • Two Guns lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the south of Arbour Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Two Guns
  • Valley Ridge (3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Ridge
    • Valley Ridge lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Arbour Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Ridge
  • Vista Heights (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vista Heights
    • Vista Heights lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Arbour Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vista Heights

How Far From Arbour Lake to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Arbour Lake to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Arbour Lake and extending to:

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 168 miles [270.4 km]<1> to the north (N). If you could drive a straight line from Arbour Lake to Edmonton, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take about three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 10 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 7 days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,790 miles [2,880.7 km] to the east (E). Driving would take most of three days, a buggy would take 70 days and walking would take 102 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,409 miles [10,314.3 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,176 miles [11,548.7 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,250 miles [8,449.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arbour Lake) 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 Arbour Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arbour LakeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arbour Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.1358, Longitude: -114.2013    
<2>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<5>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Arbour Lake to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 334.355 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 335.163 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 322.029 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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