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Enilda, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Enilda ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is High Prairie. It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the east of Enilda. High Prairie has a population of 2,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Valleyview. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the south of Enilda and has a population of 1,800 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 Enilda and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Bezanson   [Map]   ---   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Debolt   [Map]   ---   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Donnelly   [Map]   293   N   23 miles [37 km]
Eaglesham   [Map]   ---   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Falher   [Map]   941   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Girouxville   [Map]   282   N   23 miles [37 km]
Grouard Mission   [Map]   ---   E   46 miles [74 km]
McLennan   [Map]   824   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Nampa   [Map]   360   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Reno   [Map]   ---   N   41 miles [66 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Calais   [Map]     S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Crooked Creek   [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Grouard   [Map]     E   46 miles [74 km]
Guy   [Map]     NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Jean Cote   [Map]     N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Kathleen   [Map]     NE   23 miles [37 km]
New Fish Creek   [Map]     S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Peoria   [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Sunset House   [Map]     SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Tangent   [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Teepee Creek   [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Watino   [Map]     NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Whitemud Creek   [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Enilda ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Donnelly Airport   [Map]   CFM4   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Valleyview Airport   [Map]   CEL5   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Debolt Airport   [Map]   CFG4   WSW   30 miles [48.3 km]
High Prairie Airport(ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]   CZHP   E   33 miles [53.1 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 Enilda.

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

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   N   56 miles [90.1 km]
Grande Prairie Airport (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   CYQU   WSW   63 miles [101.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Donnelly Airport   [Map]   CFM4   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Valleyview Airport   [Map]   CEL5   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Debolt Airport   [Map]   CFG4   WSW   30 miles [48.3 km]
High Prairie Airport(ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]   CZHP   E   33 miles [53.1 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 Enilda. 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 Enilda 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 beginning in Enilda. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Enilda) 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 Enilda. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Enilda

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Enilda. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.4167, Longitude: -117.3167     [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 Enilda), 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 Enilda.