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Consort, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Consort ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Provost. It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the northeast of Consort. Provost has a population of 2,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Macklin (SK). It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the northeast of Consort and has a population of 1,400 people.

For comparison, Consort has a population of 740 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 Consort and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2006
Amisk   [Map]   172   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Cadogan   [Map]   ---   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Castor   [Map]   931   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Cereal   [Map]   126   S   41 miles [66 km]
Coronation   [Map]   1,015   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Czar   [Map]   175   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Hayter   [Map]   ---   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hughenden   [Map]   231   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Oyen   [Map]   1,015   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Veteran   [Map]   293   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Youngstown   [Map]   170   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Denzil (SK)   [Map]   142   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Loverna (SK)   [Map]   5   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Major (SK)   [Map]   67   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Primate (SK)   [Map]   50   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Altario   [Map]     E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Bodo   [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Brownfield   [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Chinook   [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Compeer   [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Esther   [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Hemaruka   [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Kirriemuir   [Map]     E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Metiskow   [Map]     N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Monitor   [Map]     E   8 miles [12.9 km]
New Brigden   [Map]     SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Sedalia   [Map]     S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Spondin   [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Cactus Lake (SK)   [Map]     E   41 miles [66 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Consort ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some 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.

Chinook   -   30 miles [48.3 km] to the South of Consort   [Map]
Coronation   -   29 miles [46.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Cosine (SK)   -   36 miles [57.9 km] to the East   [Map]
Czar   -   30 miles [48.3 km] to the North   [Map]
Monitor   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the East   [Map]
Superb (SK)   -   36 miles [57.9 km] to the East   [Map]
Throne   -   27 miles [43.5 km] to the West   [Map]
Veteran   -   14 miles [22.5 km] to the West   [Map]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Consort ...

Looking for more information about Consort? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Consort, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Consort.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alberta Statewide Tourism
    Consort Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Consort

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Consort ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Consort Airport   [Map]   CFG3   ENE   Less than 2 miles
Coronation Airport(YCT/CYCT)   [Map]   CYCT   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Provost Airport   [Map]   CEH6   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Macklin Airport   [Map]   CJJ8   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 Consort.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Consort. 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   NW   147 miles [236.6 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   WSW   152 miles [244.6 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   E   173 miles [278.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   NNW   88 miles [141.6 km]
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   NNE   94 miles [151.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Consort Airport   [Map]   CFG3   ENE   Less than 2 miles
Coronation Airport(YCT/CYCT)   [Map]   CYCT   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Provost Airport   [Map]   CEH6   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Macklin Airport   [Map]   CJJ8   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
Wainwright Airport   (YWV/CYWV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Regina Intl.   (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]
        Website for Regina International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
        Website for Lloydminster Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Coronation Airport   (YCT/CYCT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Consort:

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 Consort 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 from Consort. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Consort) 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 Consort. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Consort

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Consort. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.0109, Longitude: -110.7725     [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 Consort), 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 Consort.