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The location of Little Red River









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Little Red River.

This page contains four sections:

Around Little Red River ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fort Vermilion. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the west of Little Red River. Fort Vermilion has a population of 730 people.<1>

The next largest community is Beaver Ranch 163. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the west of Little Red River and has a population of 15 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Little Red River and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   DirDistance
Adams Landing   [Map]     W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fox Lake   [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Garden Creek   [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Garden River   [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
John D'Or Prairie   [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Little Red River ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Little Red River.

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 Little Red River ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Little Red River.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Fort Vermilion Airport (FAA ID: CEZ4)   [Map]   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
La Crete Airport (FAA ID: CFN5)   [Map]   WSW   59 miles [95 km]
High Level Airport (YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]   W   88 miles [141.6 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 Little Red River.

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

Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
High Level Airport (YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]   W   88 miles [141.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Fort Vermilion Airport (FAA ID: CEZ4)   [Map]   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
La Crete Airport (FAA ID: CFN5)   [Map]   WSW   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.

High Level Airport   (YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

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 Little Red River 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Little Red River) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Little Red River. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.4000, Longitude: -114.7500     [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 Little Red River), 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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