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The location of Netook









Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Netook ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Red Deer. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the north of Netook. Red Deer has a population of 90,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Airdrie. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the south of Netook and has a population of 42,600 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 starting from Netook and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Blackfalds   [Map]   4,618   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Bowden   [Map]   1,210   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Carstairs   [Map]   2,699   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Crossfield   [Map]   2,668   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Didsbury   [Map]   4,275   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Eckville   [Map]   951   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Innisfail   [Map]   7,331   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Irricana   [Map]   1,243   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Lacombe   [Map]   10,752   N   42 miles [67.6 km]
Olds   [Map]   7,253   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Penhold   [Map]   1,971   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Rocky Mountain House   [Map]   6,874   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Sundre   [Map]   2,540   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Sylvan Lake   [Map]   10,703   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Three Hills   [Map]   3,160   E   35 miles [56.3 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Bergen   [Map]   ---   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cremona   [Map]   463   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Dickson   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Henday   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
James River Bridge   [Map]   ---   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Kevisville   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Markerville   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Neapolis   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pine Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Springbrook   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Spruce View   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Sunnyslope   [Map]   ---   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Torrington   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Wimborne   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Woodland Hills   [Map]   ---   N   25 miles [40.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Netook ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Olds - Netook Airport (FAA ID: CFK6)   [Map]   SSW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Olds - Didsbury Airport (FAA ID: CEA3)   [Map]   SSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Innisfail Airport (FAA ID: CEM4)   [Map]   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Carstairs - Bishell's Airport (FAA ID: CGB2)   [Map]   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Sundre Airport (FAA ID: CFN7)   [Map]   WSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Sundre / Goodwins Farm Airport (FAA ID: CFZ5)   [Map]   WSW   28 miles [45.1 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 Netook.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Netook. 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
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   S   53 miles [85.3 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   N   100 miles [160.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   NNE   21 miles [33.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Olds - Netook Airport (FAA ID: CFK6)   [Map]   SSW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Olds - Didsbury Airport (FAA ID: CEA3)   [Map]   SSW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Innisfail Airport (FAA ID: CEM4)   [Map]   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Carstairs - Bishell's Airport (FAA ID: CGB2)   [Map]   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Sundre Airport (FAA ID: CFN7)   [Map]   WSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Sundre / Goodwins Farm Airport (FAA ID: CFZ5)   [Map]   WSW   28 miles [45.1 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
  Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Springbank Airport   (YBW/CYBW)   [Map]
  Website for Springbank Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
  Website for Kelowna 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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Netook. 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 Netook 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Netook) 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 Netook. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Netook

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Netook. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.8821, Longitude: -114.0458     [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 Netook), 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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