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Campsie, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Campsie ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Stony Plain. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the southeast of Campsie. Stony Plain has a population of 15,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Whitecourt. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the west of Campsie and has a population of 9,600 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 are driving it.<2>

Community   2006
Alberta Beach   [Map]   884   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clyde   [Map]   470   E   41 miles [66 km]
Evansburg   [Map]   ---   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Legal   [Map]   1,192   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Mayerthorpe   [Map]   1,474   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Meso West   [Map]   ---   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Onoway   [Map]   875   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Peavine   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sangudo   [Map]   364   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Spring Lake   [Map]   501   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Swan Hills   [Map]   1,645   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Wabamun   [Map]   601   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   E   32 miles [51.5 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Birch Cove   [Map]   38   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bloomsbury   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Camp Creek   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cherhill   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Cosmo   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fort Assiniboine   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Freedom   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lunnford   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Manola   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Neerlandia   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Rich Valley   [Map]   ---   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Rochfort Bridge   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Roselea   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Tiger Lily   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Vega   [Map]   ---   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Campsie ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   ESE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   WSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   E   36 miles [57.9 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 Campsie.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Campsie. 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   SE   71 miles [114.3 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   210 miles [338 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   ESE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   WSW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   E   36 miles [57.9 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
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Whitecourt Airport   (YZU/CYZU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Alberta

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 Campsie 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Campsie. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Campsie) 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 Campsie. 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 Campsie

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Campsie. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.1333, Longitude: -114.6500     [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 Campsie), 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 Campsie.