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Kirriemuir, Alberta

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The location of Kirriemuir

Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Kirriemuir ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Provost. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the north of Kirriemuir. Provost has a population of 2,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Macklin (SK). It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the northeast of Kirriemuir and has a population of 1,400 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 from Kirriemuir and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Cadogan   [Map]   ---   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cereal   [Map]   126   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Consort   [Map]   739   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Coronation   [Map]   1,015   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Czar   [Map]   175   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Hughenden   [Map]   231   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Oyen   [Map]   1,015   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Veteran   [Map]   293   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Youngstown   [Map]   170   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Alsask (SK)   [Map]   129   S   41 miles [66 km]
Coleville (SK)   [Map]   248   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Denzil (SK)   [Map]   142   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Flaxcombe (SK)   [Map]   111   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Kerrobert (SK)   [Map]   1,001   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Luseland (SK)   [Map]   571   E   40 miles [64.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Altario   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bodo   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Compeer   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Esther   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hayter   [Map]   ---   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Hemaruka   [Map]   ---   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Monitor   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
New Brigden   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sedalia   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Cactus Lake (SK)   [Map]   ---   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Grosswerder (SK)   [Map]   ---   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Hoosier (SK)   [Map]   ---   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Loverna (SK)   [Map]   5   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Major (SK)   [Map]   67   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Primate (SK)   [Map]   50   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Kirriemuir ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Consort Airport (FAA ID: CFG3)   [Map]   WNW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Provost Airport (FAA ID: CEH6)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Macklin Airport (FAA ID: CJJ8)   [Map]   NNE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Luseland Airport (FAA ID: CJR2)   [Map]   ENE   41 miles [66 km]
Oyen Muni. (FAA ID: CED3)   [Map]   S   41 miles [66 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 Kirriemuir.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Kirriemuir. 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
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   E   154 miles [247.8 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   NW   167 miles [268.8 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   WSW   168 miles [270.4 km]
Regina Intl.  (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]   ESE   265 miles [426.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   N   96 miles [154.5 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   NW   104 miles [167.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Consort Airport (FAA ID: CFG3)   [Map]   WNW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Provost Airport (FAA ID: CEH6)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Macklin Airport (FAA ID: CJJ8)   [Map]   NNE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Luseland Airport (FAA ID: CJR2)   [Map]   ENE   41 miles [66 km]
Oyen Muni. (FAA ID: CED3)   [Map]   S   41 miles [66 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.

John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
  Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker 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
Coronation Airport   (YCT/CYCT)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Kindersley Airport   (YKY/CYKY)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Regina Intl.   (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]
  Website for Regina 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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kirriemuir. 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 Kirriemuir 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 from Point A (ie- Kirriemuir) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Kirriemuir. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kirriemuir

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kirriemuir. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.9230, Longitude: -110.3120     [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 Kirriemuir), 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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