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Lousana, Alberta

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The location of Lousana

Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Lousana ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Red Deer. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the west of Lousana. Red Deer has a population of 90,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Sylvan Lake. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the west of Lousana and has a population of 12,800 people.

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

Community   2006
Alix   [Map]   851   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bentley   [Map]   1,083   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Blackfalds   [Map]   4,618   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bowden   [Map]   1,210   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Didsbury   [Map]   4,275   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Drumheller   [Map]   7,932   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Innisfail   [Map]   7,331   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Lacombe   [Map]   10,752   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Olds   [Map]   7,253   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Penhold   [Map]   1,971   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Ponoka   [Map]   6,591   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Springbrook   [Map]   ---   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Stettler   [Map]   5,445   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Three Hills   [Map]   3,160   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Trochu   [Map]   1,005   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Ardley   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Big Valley   [Map]   351   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Delburne   [Map]   765   N   5 miles [8 km]
Elnora   [Map]   275   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Erskine   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fenn   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Haynes   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hillsdown   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Huxley   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Joffre   [Map]   ---   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Mirror   [Map]   ---   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Nevis   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Oberlin   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Pine Lake   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Rumsey   [Map]   ---   SE   23 miles [37 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lousana ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Stettler Airport (FAA ID: CEJ3)   [Map]   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Three Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEN3)   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Bashaw Airport (FAA ID: CFK2)   [Map]   NNE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Lacombe Airport (FAA ID: CEG3)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Innisfail Airport (FAA ID: CEM4)   [Map]   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ponoka Industrial Airport (FAA ID: CEH3)   [Map]   NNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Olds - Netook Airport (FAA ID: CFK6)   [Map]   WSW   41 miles [66 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 Lousana.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lousana. 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
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SSW   77 miles [123.9 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   N   83 miles [133.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   NE   87 miles [140 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Stettler Airport (FAA ID: CEJ3)   [Map]   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Three Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEN3)   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Bashaw Airport (FAA ID: CFK2)   [Map]   NNE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Lacombe Airport (FAA ID: CEG3)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Innisfail Airport (FAA ID: CEM4)   [Map]   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ponoka Industrial Airport (FAA ID: CEH3)   [Map]   NNW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Olds - Netook Airport (FAA ID: CFK6)   [Map]   WSW   41 miles [66 km]
Drumheller Muni. (FAA ID: CEG4)   [Map]   SSE   46 miles [74 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.

Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
  Website for Edmonton Internationl 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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lousana. 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 Lousana 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lousana) 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 Lousana. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lousana

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lousana. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.1167, Longitude: -113.2000     [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 Lousana), 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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