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The location of Battle Bend









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Battle Bend.

This page contains five sections:

Around Battle Bend ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Wainwright. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the northeast of Battle Bend. Wainwright has a population of 5,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Provost. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the east of Battle Bend and has a population of 2,000 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 as if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Castor   [Map]   931   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Consort   [Map]   739   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Coronation   [Map]   1,015   S   23 miles [37 km]
Daysland   [Map]   818   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Donalda   [Map]   224   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Edgerton   [Map]   373   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Forestburg   [Map]   895   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Hardisty   [Map]   760   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hughenden   [Map]   231   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Irma   [Map]   444   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Killam   [Map]   1,019   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Sedgewick   [Map]   891   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Strome   [Map]   252   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Veteran   [Map]   293   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Viking   [Map]   1,085   N   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Alliance   [Map]   158   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Amisk   [Map]   172   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Battle River   [Map]   ---   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bellshill   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Berkinshaw   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Brownfield   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Czar   [Map]   175   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Fabyan   [Map]   ---   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Fleet   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Galahad   [Map]   134   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Halkirk   [Map]   113   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Jarrow   [Map]   ---   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Lougheed   [Map]   217   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Metiskow   [Map]   ---   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Neutral Hills   [Map]   ---   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Battle Bend ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Battle Bend. 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


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Battle Bend ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Hardisty Airport (FAA ID: CEA5)   [Map]   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Coronation Airport (YCT/CYCT)   [Map]   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Castor Airport (FAA ID: CER2)   [Map]   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Forestburg Airport (FAA ID: CEF6)   [Map]   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Killam - Sedgewick Airport (FAA ID: CEK6)   [Map]   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Wainwright Airport (YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Consort Airport (FAA ID: CFG3)   [Map]   SE   41 miles [66 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 Battle Bend.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Battle Bend. 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]   NW   107 miles [172.2 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SW   142 miles [228.5 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   E   201 miles [323.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   NNW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   NE   83 miles [133.6 km]
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   W   104 miles [167.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Hardisty Airport (FAA ID: CEA5)   [Map]   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Coronation Airport (YCT/CYCT)   [Map]   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Castor Airport (FAA ID: CER2)   [Map]   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Forestburg Airport (FAA ID: CEF6)   [Map]   WNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Killam - Sedgewick Airport (FAA ID: CEK6)   [Map]   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Wainwright Airport (YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Consort Airport (FAA ID: CFG3)   [Map]   SE   41 miles [66 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
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wainwright Airport   (YWV/CYWV)   [Map]
  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
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
  Website for Lloydminster Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
  Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Coronation Airport   (YCT/CYCT)   [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 Battle Bend. 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 Battle Bend 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Battle Bend) 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 Battle Bend. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Battle Bend

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Battle Bend. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.4341, Longitude: -111.4443     [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 Battle Bend), 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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