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Kapawe'no First Nation Lands, Alberta

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The location of Kapawe'no First Nation Lands

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Kapawe'no First Nation Lands.

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Around Kapawe'no First Nation Lands ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is High Prairie. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the southwest of Kapawe'no First Nation Lands. High Prairie has a population of 2,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Falher. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the west of Kapawe'no First Nation Lands and has a population of 940 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 Kapawe'no First Nation Lands and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Canyon Creek   [Map]   ---   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Donnelly   [Map]   293   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Drift Pile River 150   [Map]   720   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Enilda   [Map]   ---   W   46 miles [74 km]
Faust   [Map]   ---   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Girouxville   [Map]   282   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Grouard Mission   [Map]   ---   S   Less than 2 miles
Joussard   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kinuso   [Map]   219   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
McLennan   [Map]   824   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Nampa   [Map]   360   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Reno   [Map]   ---   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Swan River 150E   [Map]   305   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Widewater   [Map]   ---   E   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirDistance
Arcadia   [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Assineau   [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Atikameg   [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Driftpile   [Map]     SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Gift Lake   [Map]     NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Grouard   [Map]     S   Less than 2 miles
Guy   [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Kathleen   [Map]     W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Sunset House   [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Kapawe'no First Nation Lands ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Kapawe'no First Nation Lands.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Kapawe'no First Nation Lands. 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 Kapawe'no First Nation Lands ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Kapawe'no First Nation Lands.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
High Prairie Airport (ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Donnelly Airport (FAA ID: CFM4)   [Map]   WNW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Slave Lake Airport (YZH/CYZH)   [Map]   ESE   56 miles [90.1 km]
Valleyview Airport (FAA ID: CEL5)   [Map]   SW   57 miles [91.7 km]
Peace River Airport (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   NW   68 miles [109.4 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 Kapawe'no First Nation Lands.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Kapawe'no First Nation Lands. 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

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Peace River Airport (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]   NW   68 miles [109.4 km]
Grande Prairie Airport  (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]   WSW   110 miles [177 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
High Prairie Airport (ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Donnelly Airport (FAA ID: CFM4)   [Map]   WNW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Slave Lake Airport (YZH/CYZH)   [Map]   ESE   56 miles [90.1 km]
Valleyview Airport (FAA ID: CEL5)   [Map]   SW   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       FlightAware       FlightStats
Peace River Airport   (YPE/CYPE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Grande Prairie Airport   (YQU/CYQU)   [Map]
  Website for Grande Prairie Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
High Prairie Airport   (ZHP/CZHP)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Slave Lake Airport   (YZH/CYZH)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Kapawe'no First Nation Lands 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- Kapawe'no First Nation Lands) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kapawe'no First Nation Lands. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.5481, Longitude: -116.1512     [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 Kapawe'no First Nation Lands), 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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