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The location of Huxley









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Huxley.

This page contains five sections:

Around Huxley ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Red Deer. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the northwest of Huxley. Red Deer has a population of 90,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Sylvan Lake. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northwest of Huxley and has a population of 12,800 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 from Huxley and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Blackfalds   [Map]   4,618   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bowden   [Map]   1,210   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Carstairs   [Map]   2,699   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Crossfield   [Map]   2,668   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Didsbury   [Map]   4,275   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Drumheller   [Map]   7,932   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Innisfail   [Map]   7,331   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Irricana   [Map]   1,243   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Lacombe   [Map]   10,752   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Olds   [Map]   7,253   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Penhold   [Map]   1,971   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Springbrook   [Map]   ---   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Stettler   [Map]   5,445   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Three Hills   [Map]   3,160   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Trochu   [Map]   1,005   S   4 miles [6.4 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Ardley   [Map]   ---   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Big Valley   [Map]   351   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Delburne   [Map]   765   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Elnora   [Map]   275   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hillsdown   [Map]   ---   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Linden   [Map]   660   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Lousana   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Morrin   [Map]   253   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Pine Lake   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rowley   [Map]   ---   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Rumsey   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Sunnyslope   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Swalwell   [Map]   ---   S   23 miles [37 km]
Torrington   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Wimborne   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Huxley ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Three Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEN3)   [Map]   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Acme Airport (FAA ID: CEG2)   [Map]   SSW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Innisfail Airport (FAA ID: CEM4)   [Map]   WNW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Olds - Netook Airport (FAA ID: CFK6)   [Map]   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Drumheller Muni. (FAA ID: CEG4)   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Stettler Airport (FAA ID: CEJ3)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Beiseker Airport (FAA ID: CFV2)   [Map]   SSW   36 miles [57.9 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 Huxley.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Huxley. 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
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SSW   63 miles [101.4 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   N   98 miles [157.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   NNE   101 miles [162.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Three Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEN3)   [Map]   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Acme Airport (FAA ID: CEG2)   [Map]   SSW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Innisfail Airport (FAA ID: CEM4)   [Map]   WNW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Olds - Netook Airport (FAA ID: CFK6)   [Map]   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Drumheller Muni. (FAA ID: CEG4)   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Stettler Airport (FAA ID: CEJ3)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Beiseker Airport (FAA ID: CFV2)   [Map]   SSW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Olds - Didsbury Airport (FAA ID: CEA3)   [Map]   WSW   39 miles [62.8 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.

Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
  Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
  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
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
  Website for Kelowna International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
  Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Huxley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.9009, Longitude: -113.2439     [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 Huxley), 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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