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The location of Bawlf









Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Bawlf ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Leduc. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the northwest of Bawlf. Leduc has a population of 24,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Camrose. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the northwest of Bawlf and has a population of 17,200 people.

For comparison, Bawlf has a population of 370 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 starting from Bawlf and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Alix   [Map]   851   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Bashaw   [Map]   796   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Daysland   [Map]   818   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Forestburg   [Map]   895   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Killam   [Map]   1,019   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Mundare   [Map]   712   N   46 miles [74 km]
Ponoka   [Map]   6,591   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Sedgewick   [Map]   891   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Stettler   [Map]   5,445   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Vegreville   [Map]   5,519   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Viking   [Map]   1,085   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   W   37 miles [59.5 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Ankerton   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bruce   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Donalda   [Map]   224   S   23 miles [37 km]
Duhamel   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Edberg   [Map]   155   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Ferlow Junction   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Heisler   [Map]   153   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kelsey   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Kingman   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Meeting Creek   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
New Norway   [Map]   323   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Ohaton   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Rosalind   [Map]   190   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Round Hill   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Strome   [Map]   252   SE   18 miles [29 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Bawlf ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Bawlf - Blackwells Airport (FAA ID: CFR2)   [Map]   WSW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Camrose Airport (FAA ID: CEQ3)   [Map]   WNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Forestburg Airport (FAA ID: CEF6)   [Map]   SSE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Killam - Sedgewick Airport (FAA ID: CEK6)   [Map]   ESE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Bashaw Airport (FAA ID: CFK2)   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tofield Airport (FAA ID: CEV7)   [Map]   NNW   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 Bawlf.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bawlf. 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]   WNW   53 miles [85.3 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SSW   141 miles [226.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   SW   78 miles [125.5 km]
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   ENE   102 miles [164.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Bawlf - Blackwells Airport (FAA ID: CFR2)   [Map]   WSW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Camrose Airport (FAA ID: CEQ3)   [Map]   WNW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Forestburg Airport (FAA ID: CEF6)   [Map]   SSE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Killam - Sedgewick Airport (FAA ID: CEK6)   [Map]   ESE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Bashaw Airport (FAA ID: CFK2)   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tofield Airport (FAA ID: CEV7)   [Map]   NNW   32 miles [51.5 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
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
  Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International 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
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
  Website for Lloydminster Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bawlf. 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 Bawlf 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Bawlf) 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 Bawlf. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bawlf

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bawlf. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9200, Longitude: -112.4660     [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 Bawlf), 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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