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Berwyn, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Berwyn ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Peace River. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the northeast of Berwyn. Peace River has a population of 6,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fairview. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the west of Berwyn and has a population of 3,200 people.

For comparison, Berwyn has a population of 520 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 Berwyn and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Bluesky   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Brownvale   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Donnelly   [Map]   293   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Eaglesham   [Map]   ---   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Falher   [Map]   941   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Girouxville   [Map]   282   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Grimshaw   [Map]   2,537   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Hines Creek   [Map]   430   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
McLennan   [Map]   824   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Nampa   [Map]   360   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Poplar Ridge   [Map]   ---   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Rycroft   [Map]   638   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Saint Isidore   [Map]   ---   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Spirit River   [Map]   1,148   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Whitelaw   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Belloy   [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Deer Hill   [Map]     W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Dixonville   [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Dunvegan   [Map]     SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Jean Cote   [Map]     SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Marie Reine   [Map]     E   18 miles [29 km]
Reno   [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Shaftesbury Settlement   [Map]     E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Tangent   [Map]     S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Wanham   [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Watino   [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Berwyn ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Berwyn ...

Looking for more information about Berwyn? 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 Berwyn, 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 Berwyn.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Berwyn

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Berwyn ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   ENE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fairview Airport   [Map]   CEB5   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Donnelly Airport   [Map]   CFM4   SE   39 miles [62.8 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 Berwyn.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Berwyn. 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
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   ENE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Grande Prairie Airport (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   CYQU   SW   80 miles [128.7 km]
Dawson Creek Airport (IATA:YDQ)   [Map]   CYDQ   WSW   98 miles [157.7 km]
Fort St. John Airport (YXJ/CYXJ)   [Map]   CYXJ   W   115 miles [185.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Fairview Airport   [Map]   CEB5   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Donnelly Airport   [Map]   CFM4   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Spirit River Airport   [Map]   CFS5   WSW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Manning Airport   [Map]   CFX4   N   55 miles [88.5 km]
Cadotte Airport   [Map]   CEJ5   ENE   56 miles [90.1 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
Peace River Airport   (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]
        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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Berwyn. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.1466, Longitude: -117.7336     [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 Berwyn), 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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