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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Clearwater Estates.

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Around Clearwater Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the east of Clearwater Estates. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 19 miles [30 km] to the east of Clearwater Estates and has a population of 57,700 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 from Clearwater Estates and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Drayton Valley   [Map]   6,893   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   N   41 miles [66 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Calahoo   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Carvel   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Erin Estates   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Garden Grove Estates   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grandmuir Estates   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Green Acre Estates   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Meso West   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Onoway   [Map]   875   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Panorama Heights   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Peterburn Estates   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Rolling Heights   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rolling Meadows   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Smithfield   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Spring Lake   [Map]   501   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Westlake Estates   [Map]   ---   S   2 miles [3.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Clearwater Estates ...

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.

Castle Island   -   14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest of Clearwater Estates   [Map]
Keephills   -   13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Rolling Heights   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Rolling Meadows   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the East   [Map]
Spruce Grove   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the East   [Map]
Stony Plain   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Sunrise Beach   -   15 miles [24.1 km] to the North   [Map]
Sunset Point   -   14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Woodland Park   -   15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Yellowstone   -   16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   E   23 miles [37 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   NNW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   ESE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   WSW   41 miles [66 km]
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   NNE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   ENE   42 miles [67.6 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 Clearwater Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Clearwater Estates. 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
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   169 miles [272 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   S   96 miles [154.5 km]
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   ESE   97 miles [156.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   E   23 miles [37 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   NNW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   ESE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   WSW   41 miles [66 km]
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   NNE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   ENE   42 miles [67.6 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
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
        Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Clearwater Estates 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 that begins in Clearwater Estates. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Clearwater Estates) 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 Clearwater Estates. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Clearwater Estates

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clearwater Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5684, Longitude: -114.0847     [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 Clearwater Estates), 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 Clearwater Estates.