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Introduction ...

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

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Around Gregoire Lake Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fort McMurray. It is located about 19 miles [30 km] to the north of Gregoire Lake Estates. Fort McMurray has a population of 61,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Anzac. It lies just east of Gregoire Lake Estates and has a population of 590 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 are driving it.<2>

Community   DirectionDistance
Janvier   [Map]     SE   42 miles [67.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Waterways   [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Gregoire Lake Estates ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names 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.

In the vicinity of Gregoire Lake Estates, Waterways is located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North.   [Map]

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


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Gregoire Lake Estates ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fort McMurray Airport (YMM/CYMM)   [Map]   CYMM   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Gordon Lake Airport   [Map]   CFW2   ENE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Grande Airport   [Map]   CFA5   WSW   41 miles [66 km]
Muskeg Tower Airport   [Map]   CFW4   NNE   47 miles [75.6 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 Gregoire Lake Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Gregoire Lake Estates. 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
Report  
DirectionDistance

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fort McMurray Airport (YMM/CYMM)   [Map]   CYMM   N   12 miles [19.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Gordon Lake Airport   [Map]   CFW2   ENE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Grande Airport   [Map]   CFA5   WSW   41 miles [66 km]
Muskeg Tower Airport   [Map]   CFW4   NNE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Conklin Airport   [Map]   CER5   S   57 miles [91.7 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.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fort McMurray Airport   (YMM/CYMM)   [Map]
        Website for Fort McMurray Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gregoire Lake Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.4669, Longitude: -111.1949     [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 Gregoire Lake Estates), 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 Gregoire Lake Estates.