RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Deer Run, Alberta

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other AB
Communities





The location of Deer Run









Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Deer Run.

This page contains five sections:

Around Deer Run ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Calgary. It is located about 10 miles [16 km] to the north of Deer Run. Calgary has a population of 1,095,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Airdrie. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the north of Deer Run and has a population of 42,600 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting in Deer Run.<2>

Academy     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the south of Deer Run.

Acadia     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the northwest of Deer Run.

Albert Park     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the north of Deer Run.

De Winton     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the south of Deer Run.

Deer Ridge     [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the northwest of Deer Run.

Douglas Glen     [Map]
2 miles [3.2 km] miles to the north of Deer Run.

Haysboro     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the northwest of Deer Run.

Hillhurst     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the northwest of Deer Run.

Janet     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the northeast of Deer Run.

Midnapore     [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the west of Deer Run.

Ramsay     [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the north of Deer Run.

Renfrew     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the north of Deer Run.

Shepard     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the northeast of Deer Run.

Sunnyside     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the north of Deer Run.

Two Guns     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the west of Deer Run.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Deer Run ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Deer Run.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

Alberta Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Deer Run ...

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.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Deer Run.

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

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

Large Airports

Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC) <4>   [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the North of Deer Run.

Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
165 miles [265.5 km] miles to the North of Deer Run.

Kelowna Intl.  (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
245 miles [394.3 km] miles to the West Southwest of Deer Run.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
87 miles [140 km] miles to the North of Deer Run.

Lethbridge Co. Airport (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]
103 miles [165.8 km] miles to the South Southeast of Deer Run.

Canadian Rockies Intl.  (YXC/CYXC)   [Map]
119 miles [191.5 km] miles to the Southwest of Deer Run.

General Aviation Airports

Cheadle Airport (FAA ID: CFQ4)   [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the East Northeast of Deer Run.

Springbank Airport  (YBW/CYBW)   [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the Northwest of Deer Run.

Strathmore Airport (FAA ID: CDJ5)   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the Northeast of Deer Run.

High River Airport (FAA ID: CEN4)   [Map]
27 miles [43.5 km] miles to the South Southeast of Deer Run.

Beiseker Airport (FAA ID: CFV2)   [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the Northeast of Deer Run.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Calgary Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YYCICAO: CYYC

Website for Calgary International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Edmonton Internationl Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YEGICAO: CYEG

Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Kelowna Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YLWICAO: CYLW

Website for Kelowna International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Red Deer Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YQFICAO: CYQF

Website for Red Deer Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Lethbridge Co. Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YQLICAO: CYQL

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Canadian Rockies Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YXCICAO: CYXC

Website for Cranbrook / Canadian Rockies International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Springbank Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YBWICAO: CYBW

Website for Springbank Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Deer Run. 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 Deer Run were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

- Return to Citation

<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Deer Run) 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 Deer Run. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Deer Run

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Deer Run. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.9224, Longitude: -114.0088     [Map].

- Return to Citation

<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Deer Run), 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.

- Return to Citation

<4>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.

- Return to Citation





 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 13 Sep 2019