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Boggy Hall, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Boggy Hall.

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Around Boggy Hall ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Drayton Valley. It is located about 17 miles [27 km] to the northeast of Boggy Hall. Drayton Valley has a population of 7,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Rocky Mountain House. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the south of Boggy Hall and has a population of 6,900 people.

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

Community   2006
Alder Flats   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bluffton   [Map]   ---   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Breton   [Map]   550   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Evansburg   [Map]   ---   N   41 miles [66 km]
Gainford   [Map]   ---   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Golden Days   [Map]   207   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Grandview   [Map]   127   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Leslieville   [Map]   ---   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Rimbey   [Map]   2,252   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Seba Beach   [Map]   203   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Silver Sands   [Map]   173   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Thorsby   [Map]   945   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Warburg   [Map]   621   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Wildwood   [Map]   ---   N   41 miles [66 km]
Winfield   [Map]   ---   E   33 miles [53.1 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Alsike   [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Antross   [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Berrymoor   [Map]     NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Buck Creek   [Map]     NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Buck Lake   [Map]     E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Burtonsville   [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Carnwood   [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Cynthia   [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Entwistle   [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lindale   [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lodgepole   [Map]     NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Rocky Rapids   [Map]     NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Round Valley   [Map]     NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Tomahawk   [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Violet Grove   [Map]     NE   13 miles [20.9 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Boggy Hall ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Cynthia   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest of Boggy Hall   [Map]
Fern Creek   -   40 miles [64.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Lodgepole   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Rocky Rapids   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Round Valley   -   26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Tomahawk   -   33 miles [53.1 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Violet Grove   -   13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Wildwood   -   41 miles [66 km] to the North   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Boggy Hall ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   NNE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Rocky Mountain House Airport(YRM/CYRM)   [Map]   CYRM   SSE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Rimbey Airport   [Map]   CFC7   ESE   46 miles [74 km]
Hespero Airport   [Map]   CFB3   SSE   58 miles [93.3 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   ENE   71 miles [114.3 km]
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   SE   79 miles [127.1 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 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 Boggy Hall.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Boggy Hall. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   ENE   71 miles [114.3 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSE   140 miles [225.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   SE   79 miles [127.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   NNE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Rocky Mountain House Airport(YRM/CYRM)   [Map]   CYRM   SSE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Rimbey Airport   [Map]   CFC7   ESE   46 miles [74 km]
Hespero Airport   [Map]   CFB3   SSE   58 miles [93.3 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
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
        Website for Kelowna International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
        Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Rocky Mountain House Airport   (YRM/CYRM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boggy Hall. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.0091, Longitude: -115.2255     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Boggy Hall have been estimated.

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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 Boggy Hall), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Boggy Hall.