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Harmon Valley, Alberta

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The location of Harmon Valley

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Harmon Valley.

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Around Harmon Valley ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Peace River. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the northwest of Harmon Valley. Peace River has a population of 6,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is High Prairie. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the south of Harmon Valley and has a population of 2,700 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Harmon Valley and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Berwyn   [Map]   516   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Brownvale   [Map]   ---   W   41 miles [66 km]
Dixonville   [Map]   ---   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Donnelly   [Map]   293   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Eaglesham   [Map]   ---   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Enilda   [Map]   ---   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Falher   [Map]   941   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Girouxville   [Map]   282   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Grimshaw   [Map]   2,537   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Grouard Mission   [Map]   ---   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
McLennan   [Map]   824   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Nampa   [Map]   360   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Saint Isidore   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Shaftesbury Settlement   [Map]   ---   W   23 miles [37 km]
Whitelaw   [Map]   ---   W   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Cadotte Lake   [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Grouard   [Map]     SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Guy   [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Jean Cote   [Map]     SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Kathleen   [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Little Buffalo   [Map]     N   23 miles [37 km]
Marie Reine   [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Reno   [Map]     SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Tangent   [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Watino   [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Harmon Valley ...

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

Chinook Valley   -   37 miles [59.5 km] to the Northwest of Harmon Valley   [Map]
East Peace   -   31 miles [49.9 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Heart River   -   37 miles [59.5 km] to the South   [Map]
Judah   -   18 miles [29 km] to the West   [Map]
Kathleen   -   33 miles [53.1 km] to the South   [Map]
Little Buffalo   -   23 miles [37 km] to the North   [Map]
Peace River   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Springburn   -   11 miles [17.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Tangent   -   38 miles [61.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Three Creeks   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Harmon Valley.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Harmon Valley. 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 to see and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Harmon Valley ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   WNW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Donnelly Airport   [Map]   CFM4   SSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Cadotte Airport   [Map]   CEJ5   NE   30 miles [48.3 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 Harmon Valley.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Harmon Valley. 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

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Peace River Airport(YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   CYPE   WNW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Grande Prairie Airport (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   CYQU   SW   102 miles [164.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Donnelly Airport   [Map]   CFM4   SSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Cadotte Airport   [Map]   CEJ5   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
High Prairie Airport(ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]   CZHP   SSE   50 miles [80.5 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
Peace River Airport   (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Grande Prairie Airport   (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]
        Website for Grande Prairie Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
High Prairie Airport   (ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Harmon Valley. 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 Harmon Valley 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 beginning in Harmon Valley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Harmon Valley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harmon Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.1000, Longitude: -116.8333     [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 Harmon Valley), 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 Harmon Valley.