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Finnegan, Alberta

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The location of Finnegan

Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Finnegan ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Brooks. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the south of Finnegan. Brooks has a population of 13,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Drumheller. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the northwest of Finnegan and has a population of 8,000 people.

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

Community   2006
Bassano   [Map]   1,345   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Delia   [Map]   207   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Duchess   [Map]   978   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
East Coulee   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Gleichen   [Map]   ---   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Hanna   [Map]   2,847   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hussar   [Map]   187   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Morrin   [Map]   253   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Munson   [Map]   217   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Rockyford   [Map]   349   W   46 miles [74 km]
Rosedale   [Map]   ---   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Rosemary   [Map]   388   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Standard   [Map]   380   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Tilley   [Map]   381   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Youngstown   [Map]   170   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirDistance
Cessford   [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Chancellor   [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Cluny   [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Dorothy   [Map]     NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gem   [Map]     S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Millicent   [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Patricia   [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Pollockville   [Map]     E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Rosedale Station   [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Sheerness   [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Steveville   [Map]     SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Sunnynook   [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Verger   [Map]     S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Wardlow   [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Wayne   [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Finnegan ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Ostergard's Airport (FAA ID: CDO2)   [Map]   WNW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bassano Airport (FAA ID: CEN2)   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Brooks Rgnl. (ICAO: CYBP)   [Map]   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hanna Airport (FAA ID: CEL4)   [Map]   NNE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Drumheller Muni. (FAA ID: CEG4)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Rockyford Airport (FAA ID: CFC6)   [Map]   WNW   45 miles [72.4 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 Finnegan.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Finnegan. 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
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   W   83 miles [133.6 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   NNW   163 miles [262.3 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   ENE   241 miles [387.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Medicine Hat Airport (YXH/CYXH)   [Map]   SE   97 miles [156.1 km]
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   NW   106 miles [170.6 km]
Lethbridge Co. Airport (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]   SSW   108 miles [173.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Ostergard's Airport (FAA ID: CDO2)   [Map]   WNW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bassano Airport (FAA ID: CEN2)   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Brooks Rgnl. (ICAO: CYBP)   [Map]   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hanna Airport (FAA ID: CEL4)   [Map]   NNE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Drumheller Muni. (FAA ID: CEG4)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Rockyford Airport (FAA ID: CFC6)   [Map]   WNW   45 miles [72.4 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.

Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
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
Medicine Hat Airport   (YXH/CYXH)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
  Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lethbridge Co. Airport   (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Brooks Rgnl.   (ICAO: CYBP)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Finnegan. 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 Finnegan 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Finnegan) 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 Finnegan. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Finnegan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Finnegan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.1333, Longitude: -112.0833     [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 Finnegan), 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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