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Introduction ...

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

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Around Cleardale ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dawson Creek (BC). It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southwest of Cleardale. Dawson Creek (BC) has a population of 11,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fairview. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the southeast of Cleardale and has a population of 3,200 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Hines Creek   [Map]   430   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Poplar Ridge   [Map]   ---   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Rycroft   [Map]   638   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Spirit River   [Map]   1,148   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Doig River 206 (BC)   [Map]   124   W   41 miles [66 km]
Pouce Coupe (BC)   [Map]   739   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Taylor (BC)   [Map]   1,384   W   48 miles [77.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Bay Tree   [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bear Canyon   [Map]     SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Blueberry Mountain   [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bonanza   [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Cherry Point   [Map]     SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Eureka River   [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Gordondale   [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Silver Valley   [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Worsley   [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cecil Lake (BC)   [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Clayhurst (BC)   [Map]     SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Doe River (BC)   [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Goodlow (BC)   [Map]     W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Rolla (BC)   [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Shearer Dale (BC)   [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Cleardale ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Blueberry Mountain   -   31 miles [49.9 km] to the Southeast of Cleardale   [Map]
Cherry Point   -   21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Doe River (BC)   -   32 miles [51.5 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Eureka River   -   29 miles [46.7 km] to the East   [Map]
Flatrock (BC)   -   31 miles [49.9 km] to the West   [Map]
Goodlow (BC)   -   25 miles [40.2 km] to the West   [Map]
Marina   -   14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Silver Valley   -   12 miles [19.3 km] to the South   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Doig Airport   [Map]   CFX3   N   41 miles [66 km]
Fairview Airport   [Map]   CEB5   ESE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Spirit River Airport   [Map]   CFS5   SSE   46 miles [74 km]
Fort St. John Airport (YXJ/CYXJ)   [Map]   CYXJ   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Dawson Creek Airport (IATA:YDQ)   [Map]   CYDQ   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Dawson Creek Airport   [Map]   CDC3   SW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   E   78 miles [125.5 km]
Grande Prairie Airport (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   CYQU   SSE   84 miles [135.2 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 Cleardale.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Cleardale. 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)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fort St. John Airport (YXJ/CYXJ)   [Map]   CYXJ   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Dawson Creek Airport (IATA:YDQ)   [Map]   CYDQ   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   E   78 miles [125.5 km]
Grande Prairie Airport (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   CYQU   SSE   84 miles [135.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Doig Airport   [Map]   CFX3   N   41 miles [66 km]
Fairview Airport   [Map]   CEB5   ESE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Spirit River Airport   [Map]   CFS5   SSE   46 miles [74 km]
Dawson Creek Airport   [Map]   CDC3   SW   52 miles [83.7 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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Peace River Airport   (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grande Prairie Airport   (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]
        Website for Grande Prairie Airport
        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 Cleardale. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/



Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cleardale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cleardale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cleardale. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.3527, Longitude: -119.4762     [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 Cleardale), 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 Cleardale.