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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Manton Alta.

This page contains five sections:

Around Manton Alta ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Okotoks. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the north of Manton Alta. Okotoks has a population of 24,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Chestermere. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the north of Manton Alta and has a population of 14,400 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Manton Alta.<2>

Aldersyde     [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the north of Manton Alta.

Blackie     [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the north of Manton Alta.

Brant     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the northeast of Manton Alta.

Cayley     [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the northwest of Manton Alta.

Claresholm     [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the south of Manton Alta.

Ensign     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the northeast of Manton Alta.

Herronton     [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the northeast of Manton Alta.

High River     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the north of Manton Alta.

Kirkcaldy     [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the east of Manton Alta.

Longview     [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the northwest of Manton Alta.

Nanton     [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the southwest of Manton Alta.

Parkland Beach     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the southeast of Manton Alta.

Parkland     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the southeast of Manton Alta.

Stavely     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the southeast of Manton Alta.

Vulcan     [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the east of Manton Alta.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Manton Alta ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

Also of Interest:

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Manton Alta ...

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.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Manton Alta.

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

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

Large Airports

Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC) <4>   [Map]
53 miles [85.3 km] miles to the North of Manton Alta.

Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
204 miles [328.3 km] miles to the North of Manton Alta.

Kelowna Intl.  (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
249 miles [400.7 km] miles to the West of Manton Alta.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Lethbridge Co. Airport (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]
65 miles [104.6 km] miles to the Southeast of Manton Alta.

Canadian Rockies Intl.  (YXC/CYXC)   [Map]
102 miles [164.2 km] miles to the West Southwest of Manton Alta.

General Aviation Airports

High River Airport (FAA ID: CEN4)   [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the North Northwest of Manton Alta.

Vulcan Airport (FAA ID: CFX6)   [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the East of Manton Alta.

Claresholm Industrial Airport (FAA ID: CEJ4)   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the South Southeast of Manton Alta.

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.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YYCICAO: CYYC

Website for Calgary International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Edmonton Internationl Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YEGICAO: CYEG

Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Pincher Creek Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: WPCICAO: CZPC

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Springbank Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YBWICAO: CYBW

Website for Springbank Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Kelowna Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YLWICAO: CYLW

Website for Kelowna International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Lethbridge Co. Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YQLICAO: CYQL

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Canadian Rockies Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YXCICAO: CYXC

Website for Cranbrook / Canadian Rockies International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Manton Alta. 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 Manton Alta 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- Manton Alta) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Manton Alta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.3500, Longitude: -113.7667     [Map].

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Manton Alta), 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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<4>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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