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Evansburg, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Evansburg ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Spruce Grove. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the east of Evansburg. Spruce Grove has a population of 26,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Stony Plain. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the east of Evansburg and has a population of 15,100 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 Evansburg and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Alberta Beach   [Map]   884   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Breton   [Map]   550   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Drayton Valley   [Map]   6,893   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Mayerthorpe   [Map]   1,474   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Meso West   [Map]   ---   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Onoway   [Map]   875   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Peavine   [Map]   ---   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Sangudo   [Map]   364   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Spring Lake   [Map]   501   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Thorsby   [Map]   945   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Wabamun   [Map]   601   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Warburg   [Map]   621   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Whitecourt   [Map]   8,971   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Wildwood   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Betula Beach   [Map]   15   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cherhill   [Map]   ---   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Darwell   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Entwistle   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Fallis   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Gainford   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lake Isle   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Point Alison   [Map]   15   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Rangeton   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Rochfort Bridge   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Round Valley   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Seba Beach   [Map]   203   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Silver Sands   [Map]   173   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
South View   [Map]   115   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Tomahawk   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Evansburg ...

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.

Chip Lake   -   18 miles [29 km] to the West of Evansburg   [Map]
Cosmo   -   25 miles [40.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Nojack   -   23 miles [37 km] to the West   [Map]
Rocky Rapids   -   21 miles [33.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Round Valley   -   16 miles [25.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Silver Sands   -   14 miles [22.5 km] to the East   [Map]
Tomahawk   -   16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Wildwood   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the West   [Map]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Evansburg ...

Looking for more information about Evansburg? 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 Evansburg, 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 Evansburg.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Evansburg ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   NNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   NNE   41 miles [66 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 Evansburg.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Evansburg. 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   ESE   62 miles [99.8 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSE   176 miles [283.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   NNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   NNE   41 miles [66 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
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
        Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Whitecourt Airport   (YZU/CYZU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edson Airport   (YET/CYET)   [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 Evansburg. 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 Evansburg 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 that stretches from Evansburg. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Evansburg) 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 Evansburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Evansburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Evansburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5960, Longitude: -115.0106     [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 Evansburg), 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 Evansburg.