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The location of Boyne Lake









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Boyne Lake.

This page contains five sections:

Around Boyne Lake ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Bonnyville. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the east of Boyne Lake. Bonnyville has a population of 6,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Paul. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the southeast of Boyne Lake and has a population of 5,400 people.

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

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Andrew   [Map]   465   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Ardmore   [Map]   ---   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Beaver Lake   [Map]   ---   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Boyle   [Map]   844   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Glendon   [Map]   421   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Kikino Metis Settlement   [Map]   ---   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Lac la Biche   [Map]   2,758   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Myrnam   [Map]   362   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Plamondon   [Map]   ---   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Smoky Lake   [Map]   1,010   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Two Hills   [Map]   1,047   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Vilna   [Map]   274   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Waskatenau   [Map]   278   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Willingdon   [Map]   295   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Ashmont   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Goodfish Lake   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Goodridge   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Horseshoe Bay   [Map]   214   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Kikino   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mallaig   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
McRae   [Map]   ---   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Rich Lake   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Saddle Lake   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Saint Brides   [Map]   ---   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Saint Lina   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Saint Vincent   [Map]   ---   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Spedden   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Stry   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Therien   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Boyne Lake ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   SSE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lac La Biche Airport (YLB/CYLB)   [Map]   NNW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bonnyville Airport (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Boyle Airport (FAA ID: CFM7)   [Map]   WNW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Chipman Airport (FAA ID: CFU3)   [Map]   SW   57 miles [91.7 km]
Vegreville Airport (FAA ID: CEV3)   [Map]   SSW   57 miles [91.7 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 Boyne Lake.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Boyne Lake. 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]   SW   104 miles [167.4 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SSW   242 miles [389.5 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   SE   253 miles [407.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Cold Lake Rgnl.  (FAA ID: CEN5)   [Map]   E   57 miles [91.7 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   S   85 miles [136.8 km]
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   SE   95 miles [152.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   SSE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lac La Biche Airport (YLB/CYLB)   [Map]   NNW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bonnyville Airport (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Boyle Airport (FAA ID: CFM7)   [Map]   WNW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Chipman Airport (FAA ID: CFU3)   [Map]   SW   57 miles [91.7 km]
Vegreville Airport (FAA ID: CEV3)   [Map]   SSW   57 miles [91.7 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
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
  Website for Lloydminster Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
St. Paul Airport   (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lac La Biche Airport   (YLB/CYLB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bonnyville Airport   (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boyne Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.3255, Longitude: -111.6646     [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 Boyne Lake), 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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