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The location of Fox Lake









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Fox Lake.

This page contains four sections:

Around Fox Lake ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Beaver Ranch 163. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the west of Fox Lake. Beaver Ranch 163 has a population of 15 people.<1>

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Fox Lake and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   DirDistance
Adams Landing   [Map]     W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Garden Creek   [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Garden River   [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
John D'Or Prairie   [Map]     W   22 miles [35.4 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Fox Lake ...

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

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 Fox Lake ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Fort Vermilion Airport (FAA ID: CEZ4)   [Map]   W   52 miles [83.7 km]
High Level Airport (YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]   W   96 miles [154.5 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 Fox Lake.

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

Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
High Level Airport (YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]   W   96 miles [154.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Fort Vermilion Airport (FAA ID: CEZ4)   [Map]   W   52 miles [83.7 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.

High Level Airport   (YOJ/CYOJ)   [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 Fox Lake. 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 Fox Lake 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- Fox Lake) 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 Fox Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fox Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fox Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.4667, Longitude: -114.5167     [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 Fox Lake), 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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