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Mayton, Alberta

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The location of Mayton

Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Mayton.

This page contains five sections:

Around Mayton ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Red Deer. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the north of where Mayton would have been located. Red Deer has a population of 90,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Airdrie. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the south of Mayton and has a population of 42,600 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

Bowden     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the northwest of Mayton.

Didsbury     [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the southwest of Mayton.

Henday     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the northwest of Mayton.

Huxley     [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the east of Mayton.

Innisfail     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the northwest of Mayton.

Linden     [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the southeast of Mayton.

Neapolis     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the southwest of Mayton.

Netook     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the west of Mayton.

Olds     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the west of Mayton.

Penhold     [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the north of Mayton.

Pine Lake     [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the northeast of Mayton.

Sunnyslope     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the southeast of Mayton.

Torrington     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the southeast of Mayton.

Trochu     [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the east of Mayton.

Wimborne     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the east of Mayton.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Mayton ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Mayton.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Mayton. 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 Mayton.

Large Airports

Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC) <4>   [Map]
51 miles [82.1 km] miles to the South Southwest of Mayton.

Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
101 miles [162.5 km] miles to the North of Mayton.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the North Northwest of Mayton.

Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]
117 miles [188.3 km] miles to the Northeast of Mayton.

General Aviation Airports

Olds - Netook Airport (FAA ID: CFK6)   [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the West of Mayton.

Olds - Didsbury Airport (FAA ID: CEA3)   [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the West Southwest of Mayton.

Innisfail Airport (FAA ID: CEM4)   [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the Northwest of Mayton.

Carstairs - Bishell's Airport (FAA ID: CGB2)   [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the Southwest of Mayton.

Three Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEN3)   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the East Southeast of Mayton.

Acme Airport (FAA ID: CEG2)   [Map]
27 miles [43.5 km] miles to the South Southeast of Mayton.

Beiseker Airport (FAA ID: CFV2)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the South Southeast of Mayton.

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:


Website for Calgary International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Edmonton Internationl Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Kelowna Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Website for Kelowna International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

John G. Diefenbaker Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Red Deer Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Website for Red Deer Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Mayton 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 from Point A (ie- Mayton) 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 Mayton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mayton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mayton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.8376, Longitude: -113.7373     [Map].

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Mayton), 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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