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Ohaton, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Ohaton ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Leduc. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the northwest of Ohaton. Leduc has a population of 24,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Camrose. It lies just northwest of Ohaton and has a population of 17,200 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 Ohaton and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Alix   [Map]   851   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Bashaw   [Map]   796   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Daysland   [Map]   818   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Forestburg   [Map]   895   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Killam   [Map]   1,019   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Ponoka   [Map]   6,591   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Sedgewick   [Map]   891   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Stettler   [Map]   5,445   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Vegreville   [Map]   5,519   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Viking   [Map]   1,085   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   W   29 miles [46.7 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Ankerton   [Map]   ---   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Armena   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bawlf   [Map]   367   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bittern Lake   [Map]   225   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Duhamel   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Edberg   [Map]   155   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ferintosh   [Map]   153   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Ferlow Junction   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Gwynne   [Map]   ---   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Kelsey   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kingman   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Meeting Creek   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
New Norway   [Map]   323   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Rosalind   [Map]   190   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Round Hill   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Ohaton ...

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.

Bruce   -   24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northeast of Ohaton   [Map]
Daysland   -   18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Hay Lakes   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Kingman   -   17 miles [27.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Meeting Creek   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the South   [Map]
New Norway   -   13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Poe   -   24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Round Hill   -   13 miles [20.9 km] to the North   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Bawlf - Blackwells Airport   [Map]   CFR2   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Camrose Airport   [Map]   CEQ3   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Tofield Airport   [Map]   CEV7   N   27 miles [43.5 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 Ohaton.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Ohaton. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   WNW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSW   140 miles [225.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   ENE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   SW   75 miles [120.7 km]
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   ENE   109 miles [175.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Bawlf - Blackwells Airport   [Map]   CFR2   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Camrose Airport   [Map]   CEQ3   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Tofield Airport   [Map]   CEV7   N   27 miles [43.5 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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
        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
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
        Website for Lloydminster 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 Ohaton. 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 Ohaton 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 beginning in Ohaton. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ohaton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ohaton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ohaton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ohaton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9694, Longitude: -112.6592     [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 Ohaton), 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 Ohaton.