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Around Nanton ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Okotoks. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the north of Nanton.

The next largest community is High River. It is located about 16 miles [ km] to the north of Nanton

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Nanton.<2>

  • Aldersyde
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aldersyde
    • Aldersyde lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the north of Nanton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aldersyde came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aldersyde
  • Blackie
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackie
    • Blackie lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the north of Nanton
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackie
  • Brant
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brant
    • Brant lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Nanton
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brant
  • Cayley
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cayley
    • Cayley lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Nanton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cayley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cayley
  • Claresholm
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Claresholm
    • Claresholm lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the south of Nanton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Claresholm came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Claresholm
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Claresholm<4>
  • Ensign
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ensign
    • Ensign lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Nanton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ensign came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ensign
  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Furman
    • Herronton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herronton
      • Herronton lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the northeast of Nanton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herronton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herronton
    • High River
    • Kirkcaldy
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kirkcaldy
      • Kirkcaldy lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the east of Nanton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kirkcaldy came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kirkcaldy
    • Longview
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longview
      • Longview lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the northwest of Nanton
      • Former names for Longview:
      • Little Chicago
      • New York
      • Little New York
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Longview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Longview<4>
    • Parkland Beach
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkland Beach
      • Parkland Beach lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Nanton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkland Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkland Beach
    • Parkland
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkland
      • Parkland lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Nanton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkland came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkland
    • Stavely
    • Vulcan

Curious and Interesting Names Near Nanton ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Nanton.

Airports Near Nanton ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<5> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Nanton and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Nanton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nanton ...

Looking for more information about Nanton? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor page for Nanton. Their page will give you an overview and then additional links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the TripAdvisor page for Nanton, there are neighboring communities that also have TripAdvisor pages. A list of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Nanton.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Nanton: www.town.nanton.ab.ca/

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 Nanton were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Nanton) 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 Nanton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from NantonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nanton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.3447, Longitude: -113.7759    
<3>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Nanton), 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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