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Lavoy, Alberta

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The location of Lavoy

Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Lavoy ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Camrose. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southwest of Lavoy. Camrose has a population of 17,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Vegreville. It lies just west of Lavoy and has a population of 5,700 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 Lavoy and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Andrew   [Map]   465   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bruderhein   [Map]   1,215   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Daysland   [Map]   818   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Killam   [Map]   1,019   S   46 miles [74 km]
Lamont   [Map]   1,669   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Mannville   [Map]   782   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Mundare   [Map]   712   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Ryley   [Map]   458   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Saint Paul   [Map]   5,106   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Sedgewick   [Map]   891   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Two Hills   [Map]   1,047   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Vermilion   [Map]   4,036   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Viking   [Map]   1,085   S   26 miles [41.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Beauvallon   [Map]   ---   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Brosseau   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Bruce   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Duvernay   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Haight   [Map]   ---   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Hairy Hill   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Holden   [Map]   398   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Inland   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Innisfree   [Map]   233   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Kaleland   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Minburn   [Map]   65   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Morecambe   [Map]   ---   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Musidora   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Poe   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Ranfurly   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lavoy ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Vegreville Airport (FAA ID: CEV3)   [Map]   WNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Tofield Airport (FAA ID: CEV7)   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Chipman Airport (FAA ID: CFU3)   [Map]   WNW   35 miles [56.3 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 Lavoy.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lavoy. 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]   W   71 miles [114.3 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SSW   186 miles [299.3 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   ESE   233 miles [375 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   E   74 miles [119.1 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.  (FAA ID: CEN5)   [Map]   NE   95 miles [152.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Vegreville Airport (FAA ID: CEV3)   [Map]   WNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Tofield Airport (FAA ID: CEV7)   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Chipman Airport (FAA ID: CFU3)   [Map]   WNW   35 miles [56.3 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
St. Paul Airport   (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
  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
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
  Website for Lloydminster Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lavoy. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Lavoy 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lavoy) 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 Lavoy. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lavoy

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lavoy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.4667, Longitude: -111.8667     [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 Lavoy), 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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