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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Henday.

This page contains five sections:

Around Henday ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Red Deer. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Henday. Red Deer has a population of 90,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Airdrie. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the south of Henday and has a population of 42,600 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

Bowden     [Map]
2 miles [3.2 km] miles to the south of Henday.

Dickson     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the northwest of Henday.

Didsbury     [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the south of Henday.

Innisfail     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the northeast of Henday.

Kevisville     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the west of Henday.

Markerville     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the northwest of Henday.

Neapolis     [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the south of Henday.

Netook     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the south of Henday.

Olds     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the south of Henday.

Penhold     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the northeast of Henday.

Springbrook     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the north of Henday.

Spruce View     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the northwest of Henday.

Torrington     [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the southeast of Henday.

Wimborne     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the east of Henday.

Woodland Hills     [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the northeast of Henday.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Henday ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Henday.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Henday. 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 Henday.

Large Airports

Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC) <4>   [Map]
58 miles [93.3 km] miles to the south of Henday.

Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
95 miles [152.9 km] miles to the north of Henday.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the north northeast of Henday.

General Aviation Airports

Olds - Netook Airport (FAA ID: CFK6)   [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the south southwest of Henday.

Innisfail Airport (FAA ID: CEM4)   [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the north of Henday.

Olds - Didsbury Airport (FAA ID: CEA3)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the south southwest of Henday.

Carstairs - Bishell's Airport (FAA ID: CGB2)   [Map]
25 miles [40.2 km] miles to the south of Henday.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Calgary International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YYCICAO: CYYC

Website for Calgary International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Edmonton Internationl Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YEGICAO: CYEG

Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Kelowna International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YLWICAO: CYLW

Website for Kelowna International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Red Deer Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YQFICAO: CYQF

Website for Red Deer Regional Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Henday. 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 Henday 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Henday) 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 Henday. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Henday

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Henday. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.9553, Longitude: -114.0254     [Map].

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