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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Castle Junction.

This page contains six sections:

Around Castle Junction ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Canmore. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the southeast of Castle Junction. Canmore has a population of 12,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Banff. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the southeast of Castle Junction and has a population of 7,600 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Castle Junction.<2>

Banff     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the southeast of Castle Junction.

Canmore     [Map]
27 miles [43.5 km] miles to the southeast of Castle Junction.

Dead Man's Flats     [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the southeast of Castle Junction.

Exshaw     [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km] miles to the southeast of Castle Junction.

Harvie Heights     [Map]
25 miles [40.2 km] miles to the southeast of Castle Junction.

Lake Louise     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the northwest of Castle Junction.

Brighouse (BC)     [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the southwest of Castle Junction.

Brisco (BC)     [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the southwest of Castle Junction.

Field (BC)     [Map]
25 miles [40.2 km] miles to the west of Castle Junction.

Galena (BC)     [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the southwest of Castle Junction.

Kootenay Crossing (BC)     [Map]
27 miles [43.5 km] miles to the south of Castle Junction.

Leanchoil (BC)     [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the west of Castle Junction.

Parson (BC)     [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the southwest of Castle Junction.

Spillimacheen (BC)     [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the southwest of Castle Junction.

Stephen (BC)     [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the northwest of Castle Junction.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Castle Junction ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Castle Junction ...

Looking for more information about Castle Junction? 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 Castle Junction, 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 Castle Junction.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

Alberta Statewide Tourism

Castle Junction Tourism

Additional communities can be found on the TripAdvisor Page for Castle Junction

Also of Interest:

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Castle Junction ...

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.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Castle Junction.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Castle Junction. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

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

Large Airports

Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC) <4>   [Map]
82 miles [132 km] miles to the east of Castle Junction.

Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
172 miles [276.8 km] miles to the north northeast of Castle Junction.

Kelowna Intl.  (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
176 miles [283.2 km] miles to the west southwest of Castle Junction.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
107 miles [172.2 km] miles to the northeast of Castle Junction.

Canadian Rockies Intl.  (YXC/CYXC)   [Map]
114 miles [183.5 km] miles to the south of Castle Junction.

General Aviation Airports

Banff Airport (YBA/CYBA)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the east southeast of Castle Junction.

Golden Airport (YGE/CYGE)   [Map]
46 miles [74 km] miles to the west of Castle Junction.

Invermere Airport (FAA ID: CAA8)   [Map]
52 miles [83.7 km] miles to the south of Castle Junction.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Calgary International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YYCICAO: CYYC

Website for Calgary International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Edmonton Internationl Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YEGICAO: CYEG

Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Kelowna International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YLWICAO: CYLW

Website for Kelowna International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Red Deer Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YQFICAO: CYQF

Website for Red Deer Regional Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Cranbrook / Canadian Rockies International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YXCICAO: CYXC

Website for Cranbrook / Canadian Rockies International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Banff Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YBAICAO: CYBA

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Golden Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YGEICAO: CYGE

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Castle Junction. 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 Castle Junction 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Castle Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Castle Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.2691, Longitude: -115.9183     [Map].

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Castle Junction), 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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<4>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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