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Chinook Valley, Alberta

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The location of Chinook Valley

Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Chinook Valley.

This page contains five sections:

Around Chinook Valley ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Peace River. It is located about 17 miles [27 km] to the southeast of Chinook Valley. Peace River has a population of 6,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fairview. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the southwest of Chinook Valley and has a population of 3,200 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

Berwyn     [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the south of Chinook Valley.

Brownvale     [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the southwest of Chinook Valley.

Deadwood     [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the north of Chinook Valley.

Deer Hill     [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the west of Chinook Valley.

Dixonville     [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the north of Chinook Valley.

Grimshaw     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the south of Chinook Valley.

Manning     [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the north of Chinook Valley.

Marie Reine     [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the southeast of Chinook Valley.

Nampa     [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the southeast of Chinook Valley.

North Star     [Map]
29 miles [46.7 km] miles to the north of Chinook Valley.

Peace River     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the southeast of Chinook Valley.

Roma Junction     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the south of Chinook Valley.

Saint Isidore     [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the southeast of Chinook Valley.

Shaftesbury Settlement     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the south of Chinook Valley.

Whitelaw     [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the southwest of Chinook Valley.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Chinook Valley ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

Also of Interest:

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Chinook Valley ...

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 Chinook Valley.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Chinook Valley. 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 Chinook Valley.

Large Airports

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Peace River Airport (YPE/CYPE)<4>   [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the South Southeast of Chinook Valley.

Grande Prairie Airport  (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]
99 miles [159.3 km] miles to the South Southwest of Chinook Valley.

Dawson Creek Airport  (IATA: YDQ)   [Map]
110 miles [177 km] miles to the West Southwest of Chinook Valley.

General Aviation Airports

Manning Airport (FAA ID: CFX4)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the North of Chinook Valley.

Fairview Airport (FAA ID: CEB5)   [Map]
40 miles [64.4 km] miles to the Southwest of Chinook Valley.

Cadotte Airport (FAA ID: CEJ5)   [Map]
47 miles [75.6 km] miles to the East of Chinook Valley.

Donnelly Airport (FAA ID: CFM4)   [Map]
53 miles [85.3 km] miles to the South Southeast of Chinook Valley.

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     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Peace River Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Grande Prairie Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Website for Grande Prairie Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chinook Valley. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Chinook Valley 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chinook Valley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chinook Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.4333, Longitude: -117.6000     [Map].

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Chinook Valley), 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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