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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Hairy Hill.

This page contains five sections:

Around Hairy Hill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Vegreville. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the south of Hairy Hill. Vegreville has a population of 5,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Paul. It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the northeast of Hairy Hill and has a population of 5,400 people.

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

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Andrew   [Map]   465   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bruderhein   [Map]   1,215   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Glendon   [Map]   421   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Holden   [Map]   398   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Kikino Metis Settlement   [Map]   ---   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Lamont   [Map]   1,669   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Mannville   [Map]   782   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Mundare   [Map]   712   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Ryley   [Map]   458   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Smoky Lake   [Map]   1,010   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Two Hills   [Map]   1,047   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Viking   [Map]   1,085   S   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Beauvallon   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Boian   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Brosseau   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Duvernay   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Foisy   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Hamlin   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kaleland   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Lavoy   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Luzan   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Morecambe   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Musidora   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Stry   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Whitford   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Willingdon   [Map]   295   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Wostok   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Hairy Hill ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   ESE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Vegreville Airport (FAA ID: CEV3)   [Map]   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chipman Airport (FAA ID: CFU3)   [Map]   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   ENE   29 miles [46.7 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 Hairy Hill.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Hairy Hill. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   WSW   72 miles [115.9 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SSW   202 miles [325.1 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   ESE   245 miles [394.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   S   46 miles [74 km]
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   ESE   84 miles [135.2 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.  (FAA ID: CEN5)   [Map]   NE   84 miles [135.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   ESE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Vegreville Airport (FAA ID: CEV3)   [Map]   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chipman Airport (FAA ID: CFU3)   [Map]   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   ENE   29 miles [46.7 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
  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
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
  Website for Lloydminster Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
St. Paul Airport   (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       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 Hairy Hill. 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 Hairy Hill 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. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hairy Hill) 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 Hairy Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hairy Hill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hairy Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.7631, Longitude: -111.9790     [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 Hairy Hill), 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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