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The location of Beaverdam









Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Beaverdam ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Cold Lake. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the north of Beaverdam. Cold Lake has a population of 12,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bonnyville. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the west of Beaverdam 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 as if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Ardmore   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Clandonald   [Map]   ---   S   46 miles [74 km]
Derwent   [Map]   117   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Dewberry   [Map]   196   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Fort Kent   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Glendon   [Map]   421   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Horseshoe Bay   [Map]   214   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Mallaig   [Map]   ---   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Marwayne   [Map]   516   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Pelican Narrows   [Map]   141   W   23 miles [37 km]
Saint Paul   [Map]   5,106   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Goodsoil (SK)   [Map]   253   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Loon Lake (SK)   [Map]   306   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Pierceland (SK)   [Map]   498   NE   23 miles [37 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Beaver Crossing   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bonnyville Beach   [Map]   97   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cherry Grove   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cold Lake South   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Franchere   [Map]   ---   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Frog Lake   [Map]   ---   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Gurneyville   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Hoselaw   [Map]   ---   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Iron River   [Map]   ---   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
La Corey   [Map]   ---   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lindbergh   [Map]   ---   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Medley   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Riverview   [Map]   ---   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Sputinow   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Beacon Hill (SK)   [Map]   ---   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Beaverdam ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Cold Lake Rgnl.  (FAA ID: CEN5)   [Map]   N   18 miles [29 km]
Bonnyville Airport (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   WNW   18 miles [29 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 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 Beaverdam.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Beaverdam. 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   147 miles [236.6 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   SE   204 miles [328.3 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SW   263 miles [423.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Cold Lake Rgnl.  (FAA ID: CEN5)   [Map]   N   18 miles [29 km]
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   S   62 miles [99.8 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   SW   99 miles [159.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Bonnyville Airport (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   WNW   18 miles [29 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   WSW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Goodsoil Airport (FAA ID: CKF4)   [Map]   ENE   45 miles [72.4 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 ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Beaverdam. 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 Beaverdam 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Beaverdam) 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 Beaverdam. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Beaverdam

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beaverdam. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.2036, Longitude: -110.3067     [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 Beaverdam), 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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