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The location of Lamerton









Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Lamerton ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Red Deer. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the southwest of Lamerton. Red Deer has a population of 90,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Camrose. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the north of Lamerton and has a population of 17,200 people.

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

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Alix   [Map]   851   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bentley   [Map]   1,083   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Blackfalds   [Map]   4,618   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Forestburg   [Map]   895   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
Innisfail   [Map]   7,331   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Lacombe   [Map]   10,752   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Penhold   [Map]   1,971   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Ponoka   [Map]   6,591   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Rimbey   [Map]   2,252   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Springbrook   [Map]   ---   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Stettler   [Map]   5,445   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Sylvan Lake   [Map]   10,703   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Trochu   [Map]   1,005   S   46 miles [74 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   N   34 miles [54.7 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Ardley   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bashaw   [Map]   796   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Clive   [Map]   562   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Delburne   [Map]   765   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Erskine   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ferintosh   [Map]   153   N   18 miles [29 km]
Haynes   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Meeting Creek   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mirror   [Map]   ---   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Nevis   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Oberlin   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Red Willow   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Rochon Sands   [Map]   66   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Tees   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
White Sands   [Map]   120   E   11 miles [17.7 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lamerton ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Bashaw Airport (FAA ID: CFK2)   [Map]   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Stettler Airport (FAA ID: CEJ3)   [Map]   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Ponoka Industrial Airport (FAA ID: CEH3)   [Map]   WNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lacombe Airport (FAA ID: CEG3)   [Map]   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl. (FAA ID: CEX3)   [Map]   NNW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bawlf - Blackwells Airport (FAA ID: CFR2)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Camrose Airport (FAA ID: CEQ3)   [Map]   NNE   38 miles [61.2 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 Lamerton.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lamerton. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   NNW   59 miles [95 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SSW   103 miles [165.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   WSW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   NE   65 miles [104.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Bashaw Airport (FAA ID: CFK2)   [Map]   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Stettler Airport (FAA ID: CEJ3)   [Map]   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Ponoka Industrial Airport (FAA ID: CEH3)   [Map]   WNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lacombe Airport (FAA ID: CEG3)   [Map]   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl. (FAA ID: CEX3)   [Map]   NNW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bawlf - Blackwells Airport (FAA ID: CFR2)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Camrose Airport (FAA ID: CEQ3)   [Map]   NNE   38 miles [61.2 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
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International 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
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
  Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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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 Lamerton 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lamerton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lamerton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.5000, Longitude: -113.0833     [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 Lamerton), 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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