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Centre Calling Lake, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Centre Calling Lake ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Athabasca. It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the south of Centre Calling Lake. Athabasca has a population of 3,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Boyle. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the south of Centre Calling Lake and has a population of 840 people.

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

Community   2006
Bondiss   [Map]   131   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Calling Lake   [Map]   ---   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Colinton   [Map]   ---   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Flatbush   [Map]   ---   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Grassland   [Map]   ---   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Island Lake South   [Map]   105   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Island Lake   [Map]   351   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Mewatha Beach   [Map]   167   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Plamondon   [Map]   ---   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Sandy Lake   [Map]   ---   N   45 miles [72.4 km]
Smith   [Map]   ---   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
South Baptiste   [Map]   69   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Sunset Beach   [Map]   88   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
West Baptiste   [Map]   104   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Whispering Hills   [Map]   125   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Amber Valley   [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Atmore   [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Breynat   [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Chisholm   [Map]     SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Donatville   [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Ellscott   [Map]     S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hondo   [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Meanook   [Map]     S   41 miles [66 km]
Perryvale   [Map]     S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Wandering River   [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
White Gull   [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Centre Calling Lake ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Centre Calling Lake.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Centre Calling 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 to see and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Centre Calling Lake ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Calling Lake Airport   [Map]   CFK4   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   SSE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Lac La Biche Airport(YLB/CYLB)   [Map]   CYLB   ESE   55 miles [88.5 km]
Wabasca Airport   [Map]   CEE5   NNW   58 miles [93.3 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 Centre Calling Lake.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Centre Calling 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)  NFDC
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   S   130 miles [209.2 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   283 miles [455.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Calling Lake Airport   [Map]   CFK4   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   SSE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Lac La Biche Airport(YLB/CYLB)   [Map]   CYLB   ESE   55 miles [88.5 km]
Wabasca Airport   [Map]   CEE5   NNW   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
Athabasca Airport   (ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lac La Biche Airport   (YLB/CYLB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Centre Calling Lake. 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 Centre Calling 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 that stretches from Centre Calling Lake. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Centre Calling 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 Centre Calling Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Centre Calling Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Centre Calling Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.1857, Longitude: -113.2170     [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 Centre Calling 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Centre Calling Lake.