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Lone Pine, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Lone Pine.

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Around Lone Pine ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Whitecourt. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the southwest of Lone Pine. Whitecourt has a population of 9,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Barrhead. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the east of Lone Pine and has a population of 4,400 people.

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

Community   2006
Birch Cove   [Map]   38   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Blue Ridge   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Evansburg   [Map]   ---   S   46 miles [74 km]
Gainford   [Map]   ---   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Mackay   [Map]   ---   S   41 miles [66 km]
Mayerthorpe   [Map]   1,474   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Niton Junction   [Map]   ---   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Peavine   [Map]   ---   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Peers   [Map]   ---   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Sangudo   [Map]   364   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Silver Sands   [Map]   173   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
South View   [Map]   115   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Swan Hills   [Map]   1,645   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
West Cove   [Map]   169   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Wildwood   [Map]   ---   S   43 miles [69.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Bloomsbury   [Map]     E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Camp Creek   [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Campsie   [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Cherhill   [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Cosmo   [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Fort Assiniboine   [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Green Court   [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gunn   [Map]     SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Neerlandia   [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Rangeton   [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Rochfort Bridge   [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Roselea   [Map]     SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Tiger Lily   [Map]     E   23 miles [37 km]
Vega   [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lone Pine ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Birch Cove   -   44 miles [70.8 km] to the Southeast of Lone Pine   [Map]
Cosmo   -   30 miles [48.3 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Green Court   -   16 miles [25.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Gunn   -   50 miles [80.5 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Peers   -   47 miles [75.6 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Silver Sands   -   50 miles [80.5 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Swan Hills   -   33 miles [53.1 km] to the North   [Map]
Tiger Lily   -   23 miles [37 km] to the East   [Map]
Wildwood   -   43 miles [69.2 km] to the South   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Lone Pine.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Lone Pine. 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 to see and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Lone Pine ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Whitecourt Airport(YZU/CYZU)   [Map]   CYZU   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   SSE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Swan Hills Airport   [Map]   CEM5   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   ESE   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 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 Lone Pine.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lone Pine. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SE   96 miles [154.5 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSE   222 miles [357.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Whitecourt Airport(YZU/CYZU)   [Map]   CYZU   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport   [Map]   CEV5   SSE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Swan Hills Airport   [Map]   CEM5   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   ESE   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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Whitecourt Airport   (YZU/CYZU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lone Pine. 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 Lone Pine 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 starting in Lone Pine. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lone Pine) 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 Lone Pine. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lone Pine

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lone Pine. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.2394, Longitude: -115.3503     [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 Lone Pine), 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 Lone Pine.