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Introduction ...

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

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Around Leismer ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Anzac. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the north of Leismer. Anzac has a population of 590 people.<1>

The next largest community is Conklin. It lies just south of Leismer and has a population of 210 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 and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   DirectionDistance
Gregoire Lake Estates   [Map]     N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Janvier   [Map]     NE   15 miles [24.1 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Mariana Lake   [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Leismer ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Conklin Airport   [Map]   CER5   SSW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Christina Basin Airport   [Map]   CFF2   WSW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grist Lake Airport   [Map]   CFY2   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grande Airport   [Map]   CFA5   NW   59 miles [95 km]
Fort McMurray Airport (YMM/CYMM)   [Map]   CYMM   N   62 miles [99.8 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 be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Leismer.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Leismer. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Fort McMurray Airport (YMM/CYMM)   [Map]   CYMM   N   62 miles [99.8 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   SSE   93 miles [149.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Conklin Airport   [Map]   CER5   SSW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Christina Basin Airport   [Map]   CFF2   WSW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grist Lake Airport   [Map]   CFY2   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grande Airport   [Map]   CFA5   NW   59 miles [95 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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fort McMurray Airport   (YMM/CYMM)   [Map]
        Website for Fort McMurray Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/



Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Leismer 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 that begins in Leismer. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Leismer) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leismer. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.7558, Longitude: -111.0414     [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>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Leismer), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Leismer.