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Introduction ...

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

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Around Culp ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Peace River. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the north of Culp. Peace River has a population of 6,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fairview. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the northwest of Culp and has a population of 3,200 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 Culp and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Berwyn   [Map]   516   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Bluesky   [Map]   ---   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Donnelly   [Map]   293   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Enilda   [Map]   ---   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Falher   [Map]   941   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Girouxville   [Map]   282   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grimshaw   [Map]   2,537   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
High Prairie   [Map]   2,785   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
McLennan   [Map]   824   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Nampa   [Map]   360   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Rycroft   [Map]   638   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Saint Isidore   [Map]   ---   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Spirit River   [Map]   1,148   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Valleyview   [Map]   1,725   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Whitelaw   [Map]   ---   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Brownvale   [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Eaglesham   [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Guy   [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Jean Cote   [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kathleen   [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Marie Reine   [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
New Fish Creek   [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Peoria   [Map]     W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Reno   [Map]     NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Shaftesbury Settlement   [Map]     N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Tangent   [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
Teepee Creek   [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Wanham   [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Watino   [Map]     SW   5 miles [8 km]
Whitemud Creek   [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Culp ...

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.

Bluesky   -   33 miles [53.1 km] to the Northwest of Culp   [Map]
Guy   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Judah   -   25 miles [40.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Kathleen   -   29 miles [46.7 km] to the East   [Map]
Last Lake   -   35 miles [56.3 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
New Fish Creek   -   35 miles [56.3 km] to the South   [Map]
Peace River   -   33 miles [53.1 km] to the North   [Map]
Springburn   -   26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Tangent   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]
Teepee Creek   -   35 miles [56.3 km] to the Southwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Donnelly Airport   [Map]   CFM4   ESE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Fairview Airport   [Map]   CEB5   WNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Debolt Airport   [Map]   CFG4   SSW   42 miles [67.6 km]
High Prairie Airport(ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]   CZHP   ESE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Spirit River Airport   [Map]   CFS5   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Valleyview Airport   [Map]   CEL5   S   52 miles [83.7 km]
Grande Prairie Airport (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   CYQU   SW   67 miles [107.8 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 Culp.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Culp. 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

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Grande Prairie Airport (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   CYQU   SW   67 miles [107.8 km]
Dawson Creek Airport (IATA:YDQ)   [Map]   CYDQ   W   102 miles [164.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Donnelly Airport   [Map]   CFM4   ESE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fairview Airport   [Map]   CEB5   WNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Debolt Airport   [Map]   CFG4   SSW   42 miles [67.6 km]
High Prairie Airport(ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]   CZHP   ESE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Spirit River Airport   [Map]   CFS5   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Valleyview Airport   [Map]   CEL5   S   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.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl 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
 
High Prairie Airport   (ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]
        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 Culp. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Culp. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.7833, Longitude: -117.5333     [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 Culp), 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 Culp.