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Cadomin, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Cadomin ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Hinton. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the northwest of Cadomin. Hinton has a population of 9,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Jasper. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the west of Cadomin and has a population of 4,100 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 Cadomin and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   DirectionDistance
Brule   [Map]     NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Marlboro   [Map]     NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Obed   [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Robb   [Map]     NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Coalspur   [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Luscar   [Map]     NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mercoal   [Map]     NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pocahontas   [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Swan Landing   [Map]     NW   29 miles [46.7 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Cadomin ...

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.

Entrance   -   27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northwest of Cadomin   [Map]
Jasper   -   33 miles [53.1 km] to the West   [Map]
Medicine Lodge   -   36 miles [57.9 km] to the North   [Map]
Mountain Park (Historic)   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the South   [Map]
Pocahontas   -   27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cadomin. 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 Cadomin ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Jasper - Hinton Airport   [Map]   CEC4   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Hinton / Entrance Airport   [Map]   CEE4   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Jasper Airport(YJA/CYJA)   [Map]   CYJA   W   30 miles [48.3 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 Cadomin.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Cadomin. 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   E   156 miles [251.1 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SE   192 miles [309 km]
Kelowna Intl. (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]   CYLW   SSW   229 miles [368.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Jasper - Hinton Airport   [Map]   CEC4   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Hinton / Entrance Airport   [Map]   CEE4   NNW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Jasper Airport(YJA/CYJA)   [Map]   CYJA   W   30 miles [48.3 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
Jasper Airport   (YJA/CYJA)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edson Airport   (YET/CYET)   [Map]
        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 Cadomin. 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 Cadomin 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 that begins in Cadomin. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cadomin) 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 Cadomin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cadomin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cadomin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.0309, Longitude: -117.3251     [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 Cadomin), 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 Cadomin.