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The location of Nakamun Park









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Nakamun Park.

This page contains five sections:

Around Nakamun Park ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the southeast of Nakamun Park. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the southeast of Nakamun Park and has a population of 57,700 people.

For comparison, Nakamun Park has a population of 88 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
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   S   46 miles [74 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   E   41 miles [66 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Legal   [Map]   1,192   E   23 miles [37 km]
Mayerthorpe   [Map]   1,474   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   E   23 miles [37 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   NE   23 miles [37 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Alcomdale   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Alexander   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Birch Cove   [Map]   38   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Busby   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Castle Island   [Map]   22   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Glenevis   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gunn   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lunnford   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Manola   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Onoway   [Map]   875   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Rich Valley   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ross Haven   [Map]   198   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Sunrise Beach   [Map]   170   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Sunset Point   [Map]   242   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Yellowstone   [Map]   170   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Nakamun Park ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Barrhead Airport (FAA ID: CEP3)   [Map]   NNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Westlock Airport (FAA ID: CES4)   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport (FAA ID: CEV5)   [Map]   W   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 Nakamun Park.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Nakamun Park. 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]   SSE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   S   191 miles [307.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   ESE   110 miles [177 km]
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   S   118 miles [189.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Barrhead Airport (FAA ID: CEP3)   [Map]   NNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Westlock Airport (FAA ID: CES4)   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport (FAA ID: CEV5)   [Map]   W   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
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
  Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nakamun Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.8833, Longitude: -114.2000     [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 Nakamun Park), 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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