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Communities Also Named Panorama Heights ...

We have found seven communities that share the name Panorama Heights.

Within Alberta, the name Panorama Heights is unique.

Beyond Alberta, we know of another seven communities that are located throughout in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • California
      • Orange County
      • This Panorama Heights is located in Orange County and lies 1,383 miles [2,225.7 km]<1> to the south.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panorama Heights
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Orange County community of Panorama Heights.
      • San Bernardino County
      • This Panorama Heights is located in San Bernardino County and lies 1,351 miles [2,174.2 km] to the south.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panorama Heights
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the San Bernardino County community of Panorama Heights.
      • Tulare County
      • This Panorama Heights is located in Tulare County and lies 1,251 miles [2,013.3 km] to the south southwest.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panorama Heights
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Tulare County community of Panorama Heights.
    • Colorado
      • Jefferson County
      • This Panorama Heights is located in Jefferson County and lies 1,043 miles [1,678.5 km]<1> to the south southeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panorama Heights
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Jefferson County community of Panorama Heights.
    • New Mexico
      • Sandoval County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the New Mexico community of Panorama Heights [Sandoval County].
    • Utah
      • Weber County
      • This Panorama Heights is located in Weber County and lies 855 miles [1,376 km]<1> to the south.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panorama Heights
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Weber County community of Panorama Heights.
    • Virginia
      • Roanoke City
      • This Panorama Heights is located in Roanoke City and lies 1,964 miles [3,160.8 km]<1> to the east southeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panorama Heights
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Roanoke City community of Panorama Heights.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Panorama Heights ...

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

  • Carbondale
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carbondale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbondale
    • Carbondale lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northeast of Panorama Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbondale
  • Castle Island
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castle Island
    • Castle Island lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the west of Panorama Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castle Island
  • Rolling Heights
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rolling Heights
    • Rolling Heights lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west of Panorama Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolling Heights
  • Rolling Meadows
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rolling Meadows
    • Rolling Meadows lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Panorama Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolling Meadows
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    • Spruce Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spruce Grove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spruce Grove
      • Spruce Grove lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Panorama Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spruce Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spruce Grove<4>
    • Stony Plain
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stony Plain came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stony Plain
      • Stony Plain lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Panorama Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stony Plain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stony Plain<4>
    • Sunrise Beach
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunrise Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunrise Beach
      • Sunrise Beach lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Panorama Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunrise Beach
    • Sunset Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Point
      • Sunset Point lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the west of Panorama Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Point
    • Woodland Park
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland Park
      • Woodland Park lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Panorama Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland Park

Notable Births & Deaths ...

This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Panorama Heights. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

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    • John Kordic     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Edmonton (Alberta) on Monday March 22, 1965 and died in Quebec City (Quebec) on Saturday August 8, 1992 at the age of 27. He is buried at St. Albert RC Cemetery (Alberta).
      • Edmonton is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Panorama Heights.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: John Kordic<5>
    • Oscar Herbert Kruger     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Edmonton (Alberta) on Saturday December 24, 1932 and died in Edmonton (Alberta) on Sunday July 4, 2010 at the age of 77.
      • Edmonton is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Panorama Heights.
      • Edmonton is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Panorama Heights.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Oscar Herbert Kruger<5>
    • John M. 'Red' Pollard     (Jockey)
      • Jockey. He was born in Edmonton (Alberta) on Wednesday October 27, 1909 and died in Pawtucket (Rhode Island) on Saturday March 7, 1981 at the age of 71. He is buried at Notre Dame Cemetery (Providence County, Rhode Island).
      • Edmonton is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Panorama Heights.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: John M. 'Red' Pollard<5>
    • Hank Smith     (Musician)
      • Musician. He was born in Garmish - Partenkirchen (Germany) on Saturday September 15, 1934 and died in Edmonton (Alberta) on Sunday October 20, 2002 at the age of 68.
      • Edmonton is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Panorama Heights.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Hank Smith<5>
    • Gordon Lynn Strate     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Edmonton (Alberta) on Tueday May 28, 1935 and died in Sherwood Park (Alberta) on Wednesday September 5, 2012 at the age of 77. He is buried at Glenwood Memorial Gardens (Alberta).
      • Edmonton is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Panorama Heights.
      • Sherwood Park is located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the east of Panorama Heights.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Gordon Lynn Strate<5>

How Far From Panorama Heights to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Panorama Heights to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Panorama Heights and extending to:

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE). If you could walk a straight line from Panorama Heights to Edmonton, with an average speed<6> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take just over a day to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take five to six hours.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,780 miles [2,864.6 km] to the east (E). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take most of three days, a buggy would take 70 days and walking would take 102 days.
    • The shortest distance<7> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,249 miles [10,056.8 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<8>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,015 miles [11,289.5 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<9>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,108 miles [8,220.5 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<10>

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The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Panorama Heights) 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 Panorama Heights. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Panorama Heights

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Panorama Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.6327, Longitude: -113.9443    
<2>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Panorama Heights could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<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>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<6>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<7>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Panorama Heights to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 334.179 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 335.165 degrees.
<10>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 321.444 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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