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Beaverlodge, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Beaverlodge ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Grande Prairie. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the east of Beaverlodge. Grande Prairie has a population of 54,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Dawson Creek (BC). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the northwest of Beaverlodge and has a population of 11,600 people.

For comparison, Beaverlodge has a population of 2,400 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Beaverlodge and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Bezanson   [Map]   ---   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Buffalo Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Clairmont   [Map]   ---   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Hythe   [Map]   821   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
La Glace   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Riverview Pines Subdivision   [Map]   ---   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Rycroft   [Map]   638   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Sexsmith   [Map]   1,959   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Spirit River   [Map]   1,148   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Valhalla Centre   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Wembley   [Map]   1,443   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Woking   [Map]   ---   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Pouce Coupe (BC)   [Map]   739   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Brainard   [Map]     NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Demmitt   [Map]     NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Dimsdale   [Map]     E   18 miles [29 km]
Elmworth   [Map]     SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Goodfare   [Map]     W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Grovedale   [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hazelmere   [Map]     SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Huallen   [Map]     E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lymburn   [Map]     NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Webster   [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Kelly Lake (BC)   [Map]     SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Tomslake (BC)   [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Tupper (BC)   [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Beaverlodge ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beaverlodge ...

Looking for more information about Beaverlodge? 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 Beaverlodge, 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 Beaverlodge.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alberta Statewide Tourism
    Beaverlodge Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Beaverlodge

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Beaverlodge ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Beaverlodge Airport   [Map]   CEU2   S   Less than 2 miles
Grande Prairie Airport (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   CYQU   E   22 miles [35.4 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 Beaverlodge.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Beaverlodge. 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

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Grande Prairie Airport (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   CYQU   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Dawson Creek Airport (IATA:YDQ)   [Map]   CYDQ   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Fort St. John Airport (YXJ/CYXJ)   [Map]   CYXJ   NW   87 miles [140 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Beaverlodge Airport   [Map]   CEU2   S   Less than 2 miles
Spirit River Airport   [Map]   CFS5   NNE   46 miles [74 km]
Debolt Airport   [Map]   CFG4   E   55 miles [88.5 km]
Dawson Creek Airport   [Map]   CDC3   NW   58 miles [93.3 km]
Tumbler Ridge Airport(IATA:TUX)   [Map]   CBX7   W   59 miles [95 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
Grande Prairie Airport   (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]
        Website for Grande Prairie Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Fort St. John Airport   (YXJ/CYXJ)   [Map]
        Website for Fort Saint John Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Peace River Airport   (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Beaverlodge:

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 Beaverlodge 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 that starts in Beaverlodge. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Beaverlodge) 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 Beaverlodge. 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 Beaverlodge

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beaverlodge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.2000, Longitude: -119.4500     [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 Beaverlodge), 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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