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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Gadsby.

This page contains five sections:

Around Gadsby ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Stettler. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the west of Gadsby. Stettler has a population of 5,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hanna. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the south of Gadsby and has a population of 2,700 people.

For comparison, Gadsby has a population of 35 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

Battle River     [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the east of Gadsby.

Botha     [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the west of Gadsby.

Byemoor     [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the south of Gadsby.

Castor     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the east of Gadsby.

Donalda     [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the northwest of Gadsby.

Erskine     [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the west of Gadsby.

Fenn     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the southwest of Gadsby.

Forestburg     [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the northeast of Gadsby.

Galahad     [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the northeast of Gadsby.

Halkirk     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the east of Gadsby.

Oberlin     [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the west of Gadsby.

Red Willow     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the northwest of Gadsby.

Sabine     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the southwest of Gadsby.

Stettler     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the west of Gadsby.

White Sands     [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the northwest of Gadsby.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Gadsby ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

Alberta Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Gadsby ...

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.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Gadsby.

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

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

Large Airports

Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG) <4>   [Map]
86 miles [138.4 km] miles to the Northwest of Gadsby.

Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
108 miles [173.8 km] miles to the Southwest of Gadsby.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]
58 miles [93.3 km] miles to the North Northeast of Gadsby.

Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
65 miles [104.6 km] miles to the West of Gadsby.

General Aviation Airports

Stettler Airport (FAA ID: CEJ3)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the West of Gadsby.

Castor Airport (FAA ID: CER2)   [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the East Southeast of Gadsby.

Forestburg Airport (FAA ID: CEF6)   [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the North Northeast of Gadsby.

Bashaw Airport (FAA ID: CFK2)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the Northwest of Gadsby.

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     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YEGICAO: CYEG

Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Calgary Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YYCICAO: CYYC

Website for Calgary International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Coronation Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YCTICAO: CYCT

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

John G. Diefenbaker Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YXEICAO: CYXE

Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Red Deer Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YQFICAO: CYQF

Website for Red Deer Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Lloydminster Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YLLICAO: CYLL

Website for Lloydminster Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gadsby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.3000, Longitude: -112.3500     [Map].

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Gadsby), 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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<4>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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