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Greenshields, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Although we found mention of Greenshields during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer..

When we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

While we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page that is specific to Greenshields, there are nearby communities that are likely to provide the information that you're looking for. If you want to learn more about those communities, the following map should be of help.

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Greenshields - within 49 miles [78.9 km]<2>.

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 17 communities listed:


27 miles [43.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Greenshields

Population: 308

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Chauvin


13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Greenshields

Population: 373

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Edgerton


23 miles [37 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Greenshields

Population: 760

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Hardisty


21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Greenshields

Population: 444

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Irma


45 miles [72.4 km] to the West (W) of Greenshields

Population: 1,019

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Killam


42 miles [67.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Greenshields

Population: 709

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Kitscoty


45 miles [72.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Greenshields

Population: 18,032

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Lloydminster


32 miles [51.5 km] to the West (W) of Greenshields

Population: 217

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Lougheed


46 miles [74 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Greenshields

Population: 1,415

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Macklin


42 miles [67.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Greenshields

Population: 782

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Mannville


39 miles [62.8 km] to the East (E) of Greenshields

Population: 284

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Marsden


49 miles [78.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Greenshields

Population: 533

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Marshall


36 miles [57.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Greenshields

Population: 2,041

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Provost


38 miles [61.2 km] to the West (W) of Greenshields

Population: 891

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Sedgewick


39 miles [62.8 km] to the North (N) of Greenshields

Population: 3,930

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Vermilion


47 miles [75.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Greenshields

Population: 1,041

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Viking


5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Greenshields

Population: 5,925

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Wainwright

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Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Greenshields and then turned west". While Greenshields could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Greenshields as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Greenshields could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

Since confusion between is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Alberta community named Greenshields.

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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 from Point A (ie- Greenshields) 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 Greenshields. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Greenshields

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greenshields. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.7833, Longitude: -110.7667     [Map].

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