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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Lundbreck ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Crowsnest Pass. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the west of Lundbreck. Crowsnest Pass has a population of 5,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Fernie (BC). It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the west of Lundbreck and has a population of 4,200 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 Lundbreck and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Blairmore   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cardston   [Map]   3,452   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Claresholm   [Map]   3,700   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Cowley   [Map]   219   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Fort MacLeod   [Map]   3,072   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Glenwood   [Map]   280   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Granum   [Map]   415   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Hill Spring   [Map]   192   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Hillcrest Mines   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Monarch   [Map]   ---   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Parkland Beach   [Map]   135   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Pincher Creek   [Map]   3,625   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Stavely   [Map]   435   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Elkford (BC)   [Map]   2,463   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Sparwood (BC)   [Map]   3,618   W   34 miles [54.7 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirDistance
Beaver Mines   [Map]     S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bellevue   [Map]     W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bever Mines   [Map]     S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Brocket   [Map]     E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Coleman   [Map]     W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Crowsnest   [Map]     W   23 miles [37 km]
Furman   [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Maycroft   [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Pincher Station   [Map]     SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Springridge   [Map]     E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Twin Butte   [Map]     SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Woodhouse   [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Corbin (BC)   [Map]     W   23 miles [37 km]
Elk Prairie (BC)   [Map]     W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Hosmer (BC)   [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lundbreck ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lundbreck ...

Looking for more information about Lundbreck? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lundbreck, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lundbreck.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alberta Statewide Tourism
    Lundbreck Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Lundbreck


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Lundbreck ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Pincher Creek Airport (WPC/CZPC)   [Map]   ESE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fort Macleod Airport (FAA ID: CEY3)   [Map]   ENE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Sparwood / Elk Valley Airport (ICAO: CYSW)   [Map]   WNW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Claresholm Industrial Airport (FAA ID: CEJ4)   [Map]   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Elko Airport (FAA ID: CBE2)   [Map]   WSW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Cardston Airport (FAA ID: CEA6)   [Map]   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Lethbridge Co. Airport (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]   E   61 miles [98.2 km]
Canadian Rockies Intl.  (YXC/CYXC)   [Map]   W   72 miles [115.9 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 Lundbreck.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lundbreck. 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]   N   105 miles [169 km]
Kelowna Intl.  (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]   W   233 miles [375 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   N   258 miles [415.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Lethbridge Co. Airport (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]   E   61 miles [98.2 km]
Canadian Rockies Intl.  (YXC/CYXC)   [Map]   W   72 miles [115.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Pincher Creek Airport (WPC/CZPC)   [Map]   ESE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fort Macleod Airport (FAA ID: CEY3)   [Map]   ENE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Sparwood / Elk Valley Airport (ICAO: CYSW)   [Map]   WNW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Claresholm Industrial Airport (FAA ID: CEJ4)   [Map]   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Elko Airport (FAA ID: CBE2)   [Map]   WSW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Cardston Airport (FAA ID: CEA6)   [Map]   SE   50 miles [80.5 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
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
  Website for Kelowna 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
 
Lethbridge Co. Airport   (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Canadian Rockies Intl.   (YXC/CYXC)   [Map]
  Website for Cranbrook / Canadian Rockies International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pincher Creek Airport   (WPC/CZPC)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sparwood / Elk Valley Airport   (ICAO: CYSW)   [Map]
  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 Lundbreck. 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 Lundbreck 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- Lundbreck) 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 Lundbreck. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lundbreck

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lundbreck. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.5863, Longitude: -114.1626     [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 Lundbreck), 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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