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The location of Clear Prairie









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Clear Prairie.

This page contains five sections:

Around Clear Prairie ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Poplar Ridge. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the southeast of Clear Prairie. Poplar Ridge has a population of 570 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hines Creek. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the southeast of Clear Prairie and has a population of 430 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 Clear Prairie and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Doig River 206 (BC)   [Map]   124   W   37 miles [59.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirDistance
Bear Canyon   [Map]     SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Cherry Point   [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Cleardale   [Map]     S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Eureka River   [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Silver Valley   [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Worsley   [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Clayhurst (BC)   [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Doig River (BC)   [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Goodlow (BC)   [Map]     SW   29 miles [46.7 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Clear Prairie ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Clear Prairie ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Doig Airport (FAA ID: CFX3)   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fort St. John Airport  (YXJ/CYXJ)   [Map]   WSW   53 miles [85.3 km]
Fairview Airport (FAA ID: CEB5)   [Map]   SE   53 miles [85.3 km]
Dawson Creek Airport  (IATA: YDQ)   [Map]   SSW   63 miles [101.4 km]
Peace River Airport (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   ESE   82 miles [132 km]
Grande Prairie Airport  (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   SSE   99 miles [159.3 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Clear Prairie.

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

Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Fort St. John Airport  (YXJ/CYXJ)   [Map]   WSW   53 miles [85.3 km]
Dawson Creek Airport  (IATA: YDQ)   [Map]   SSW   63 miles [101.4 km]
Peace River Airport (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   ESE   82 miles [132 km]
Grande Prairie Airport  (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   SSE   99 miles [159.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Doig Airport (FAA ID: CFX3)   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fairview Airport (FAA ID: CEB5)   [Map]   SE   53 miles [85.3 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.

Fort St. John Airport   (YXJ/CYXJ)   [Map]
  Website for Fort Saint John Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Peace River Airport   (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grande Prairie Airport   (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]
  Website for Grande Prairie Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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 Clear Prairie. 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 Clear Prairie 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. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Clear Prairie) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clear Prairie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.5833, Longitude: -119.5000     [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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Clear Prairie), 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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