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Aspen Gardens, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Aspen Gardens.

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Around Aspen Gardens ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It lies just north of Aspen Gardens. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 11 miles [17 km] to the north of Aspen Gardens 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 Aspen Gardens and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2006
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Camrose   [Map]   15,605   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   S   35 miles [56.3 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Athlone   [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Avonmore   [Map]     NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Brander Gardens   [Map]     NW   Less than 2 miles
Idylwylde   [Map]     NE   5 miles [8 km]
Kameyosek   [Map]     E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Killarney   [Map]     N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lynnwood   [Map]     NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Mayfield   [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
Ormsby Place   [Map]     W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Ramsay Heights   [Map]     W   Less than 2 miles
Rossdale   [Map]     NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sherbrooke   [Map]     N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Steinhauer   [Map]     SE   Less than 2 miles
Weinlos   [Map]     E   5 miles [8 km]
Westbrook Estate   [Map]     SW   Less than 2 miles

Curious and Interesting Names Near Aspen Gardens ...

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.

Beverly   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast of Aspen Gardens   [Map]
Carbondale   -   18 miles [29 km] to the North   [Map]
Cooking Lake   -   17 miles [27.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Gold Bar   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Half Moon Lake   -   18 miles [29 km] to the East   [Map]
Hercules   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the East   [Map]
Rolling Meadows   -   14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Rolly View   -   17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Spruce Grove   -   15 miles [24.1 km] to the West   [Map]
Woodland Park   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the West   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Aspen Gardens. 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 Aspen Gardens ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   E   18 miles [29 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   NE   25 miles [40.2 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 Aspen Gardens.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Aspen Gardens. 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   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   164 miles [263.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   ESE   74 miles [119.1 km]
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   S   90 miles [144.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   E   18 miles [29 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Tofield Airport   [Map]   CEV7   ESE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl.   [Map]   CEX3   S   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
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker 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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aspen Gardens. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.4769, Longitude: -113.5455     [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 Aspen Gardens), 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 Aspen Gardens.