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The location of Ardmore









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Ardmore ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Cold Lake. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the northeast of Ardmore. Cold Lake has a population of 12,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bonnyville. It is located about 11 miles [17 km] to the southwest of Ardmore and has a population of 6,200 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 driving.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Ashmont   [Map]   ---   W   46 miles [74 km]
Bonnyville Beach   [Map]   97   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Derwent   [Map]   117   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Fort Kent   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Glendon   [Map]   421   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Horseshoe Bay   [Map]   214   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Mallaig   [Map]   ---   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Pelican Narrows   [Map]   141   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Saint Paul   [Map]   5,106   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Goodsoil (SK)   [Map]   253   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Little Fishing Lake (SK)   [Map]   ---   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Pierceland (SK)   [Map]   498   E   28 miles [45.1 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirDistance
Beaver Crossing   [Map]     E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Beaverdam   [Map]     SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cherry Grove   [Map]     E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cold Lake South   [Map]     NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Franchere   [Map]     W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Gurneyville   [Map]     SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hoselaw   [Map]     SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Iron River   [Map]     NW   18 miles [29 km]
La Corey   [Map]     NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lindbergh   [Map]     S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Medley   [Map]     NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Riverview   [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Sputinow   [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Therien   [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Northern Pine (SK)   [Map]     E   31 miles [49.9 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Ardmore ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Ardmore.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ardmore ...

Looking for more information about Ardmore? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ardmore, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ardmore.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Ardmore. 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, attractions and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism
    Parks for Alberta

    Fishing in Alberta
    Hunting in Alberta

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alberta Statewide Tourism
    Ardmore Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Ardmore


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Ardmore ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Bonnyville Airport (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.  (FAA ID: CEN5)   [Map]   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   SSW   32 miles [51.5 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Ardmore.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   WSW   144 miles [231.7 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   SE   216 miles [347.6 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SW   266 miles [428.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Cold Lake Rgnl.  (FAA ID: CEN5)   [Map]   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   SSE   72 miles [115.9 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   SW   102 miles [164.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Bonnyville Airport (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   SSW   32 miles [51.5 km]
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   WSW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Goodsoil Airport (FAA ID: CKF4)   [Map]   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Loon Lake Airport (FAA ID: CJW3)   [Map]   ESE   58 miles [93.3 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
  Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
  Website for Lloydminster Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bonnyville Airport   (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
St. Paul Airport   (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Ardmore 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. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ardmore) 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 Ardmore. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ardmore

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ardmore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.3330, Longitude: -110.4808     [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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Ardmore), 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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