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The location of Musidora









Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Musidora ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Vegreville. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Musidora. Vegreville has a population of 5,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Paul. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the northeast of Musidora and has a population of 5,400 people.

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

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Andrew   [Map]   465   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Glendon   [Map]   421   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Holden   [Map]   398   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Lamont   [Map]   1,669   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Mannville   [Map]   782   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Mundare   [Map]   712   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Myrnam   [Map]   362   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ryley   [Map]   458   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Smoky Lake   [Map]   1,010   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Two Hills   [Map]   1,047   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Vermilion   [Map]   4,036   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Viking   [Map]   1,085   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Willingdon   [Map]   295   NW   23 miles [37 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Beauvallon   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Boian   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Brosseau   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Duvernay   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Foisy   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hairy Hill   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hamlin   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Innisfree   [Map]   233   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Kaleland   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lafond   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lavoy   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Morecambe   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Ranfurly   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Saddle Lake   [Map]   ---   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Saint Brides   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Musidora ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Vegreville Airport (FAA ID: CEV3)   [Map]   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   ENE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Vermilion Airport (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 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 Musidora.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Musidora. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   WSW   86 miles [138.4 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SSW   205 miles [329.9 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   ESE   228 miles [366.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   SSW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   ESE   67 miles [107.8 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.  (FAA ID: CEN5)   [Map]   NE   75 miles [120.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Vegreville Airport (FAA ID: CEV3)   [Map]   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   ENE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Vermilion Airport (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bonnyville Airport   (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]
  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
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
  Website for Lloydminster Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
St. Paul Airport   (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Musidora. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.7000, Longitude: -111.5833     [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 Musidora), 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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