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Nacmine, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Nacmine ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Strathmore. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the southwest of Nacmine. Strathmore has a population of 12,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Drumheller. It lies just east of Nacmine and has a population of 8,000 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 and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Acme   [Map]   656   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bassano   [Map]   1,345   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Beiseker   [Map]   804   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Big Valley   [Map]   351   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Carbon   [Map]   570   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Elnora   [Map]   275   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Gleichen   [Map]   ---   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Hanna   [Map]   2,847   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Irricana   [Map]   1,243   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Linden   [Map]   660   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Rockyford   [Map]   349   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Rosedale   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Standard   [Map]   380   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Three Hills   [Map]   3,160   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Trochu   [Map]   1,005   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Chancellor   [Map]   ---   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Craigmyle   [Map]   ---   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Delia   [Map]   207   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Dorothy   [Map]   ---   SE   23 miles [37 km]
East Coulee   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hesketh   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Michichi   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Morrin   [Map]   253   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Munson   [Map]   217   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rosebud   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Rosedale Station   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Rowley   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Rumsey   [Map]   ---   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Swalwell   [Map]   ---   W   23 miles [37 km]
Wayne   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Nacmine ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Aerial   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast of Nacmine   [Map]
Carbon   -   15 miles [24.1 km] to the West   [Map]
Dorothy   -   23 miles [37 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Drumheller   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Rockyford   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Rosebud   -   13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Rosedale   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Rosedale Station   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Nacmine.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Nacmine. 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 to see and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Nacmine ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Drumheller Muni.   [Map]   CEG4   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Ostergard's Airport   [Map]   CDO2   SSE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rockyford Airport   [Map]   CFC6   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Three Hills Airport   [Map]   CEN3   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Beiseker Airport   [Map]   CFV2   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Acme Airport   [Map]   CEG2   W   31 miles [49.9 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 be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Nacmine.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   WSW   58 miles [93.3 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   NNW   131 miles [210.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   NW   68 miles [109.4 km]
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   NNE   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Drumheller Muni.   [Map]   CEG4   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Ostergard's Airport   [Map]   CDO2   SSE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rockyford Airport   [Map]   CFC6   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Three Hills Airport   [Map]   CEN3   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Beiseker Airport   [Map]   CFV2   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Acme Airport   [Map]   CEG2   W   31 miles [49.9 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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
        Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Nacmine. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Nacmine 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' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Nacmine. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Nacmine) 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 Nacmine. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Nacmine

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nacmine. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.4705, Longitude: -112.7860     [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>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Nacmine), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Nacmine.