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Dina, Alberta

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The location of Dina

Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Dina ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Lloydminster. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Dina. Lloydminster has a population of 18,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Lloydminster (SK). It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the north of Dina and has a population of 9,800 people.

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

Community   2006
Chauvin   [Map]   308   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Edgerton   [Map]   373   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Irma   [Map]   444   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Kitscoty   [Map]   709   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Marwayne   [Map]   516   N   41 miles [66 km]
Provost   [Map]   2,072   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Vermilion   [Map]   4,036   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Wainwright   [Map]   5,426   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Cut Knife (SK)   [Map]   532   E   46 miles [74 km]
Lashburn (SK)   [Map]   914   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Macklin (SK)   [Map]   1,290   S   41 miles [66 km]
Maidstone (SK)   [Map]   1,037   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Marshall (SK)   [Map]   608   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Neilburg (SK)   [Map]   394   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Paradise Hill (SK)   [Map]   483   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Blackfoot   [Map]   ---   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Greenshields   [Map]   ---   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Heath   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
McLaughlin   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Paradise Valley   [Map]   183   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ribstone   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rivercourse   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Streamstown   [Map]   ---   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Baldwinton (SK)   [Map]   ---   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Freemont (SK)   [Map]   ---   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lone Rock (SK)   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Marsden (SK)   [Map]   234   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Senlac (SK)   [Map]   45   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Unwin (SK)   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Waseca (SK)   [Map]   144   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Dina ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Dina ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Neilburg Airport (FAA ID: CJV2)   [Map]   ESE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Wainwright Airport (YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   WSW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Maidstone Airport (FAA ID: CJH3)   [Map]   ENE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Provost Airport (FAA ID: CEH6)   [Map]   SSW   41 miles [66 km]
Macklin Airport (FAA ID: CJJ8)   [Map]   S   41 miles [66 km]
Vermilion Airport (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   NW   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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Dina.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   WNW   147 miles [236.6 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   ESE   151 miles [243 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SW   209 miles [336.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   W   74 miles [119.1 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.  (FAA ID: CEN5)   [Map]   N   106 miles [170.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Neilburg Airport (FAA ID: CJV2)   [Map]   ESE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Wainwright Airport (YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   WSW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Maidstone Airport (FAA ID: CJH3)   [Map]   ENE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Provost Airport (FAA ID: CEH6)   [Map]   SSW   41 miles [66 km]
Macklin Airport (FAA ID: CJJ8)   [Map]   S   41 miles [66 km]
Vermilion Airport (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Cut Knife Airport (FAA ID: CKU4)   [Map]   ESE   46 miles [74 km]
Unity Airport (FAA ID: CKE8)   [Map]   SE   50 miles [80.5 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
  Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Regina Intl.   (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]
  Website for Regina International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
  Website for Lloydminster Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Wainwright Airport   (YWV/CYWV)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dina. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Dina 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. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dina) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dina. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9333, Longitude: -110.0833     [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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Dina), 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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