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Communities Also Named Pelican Narrows ...

We have found one communities that share the name Pelican Narrows.

Within Alberta, the name Pelican Narrows is unique.

Beyond Alberta, there is another community also named Pelican Narrows in Canada.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Saskatchewan
      • This Pelican Narrows lies 322 miles [518.2 km]<1> to the east northeast.
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Curious and Interesting Names Near Pelican Narrows ...

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.

  • Beaverdam
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaverdam came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaverdam
    • Beaverdam lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the east of Pelican Narrows
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  • Big Meadow
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Meadow came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Meadow
    • Big Meadow lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Pelican Narrows
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  • Elk Point
  • Flat Lake
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flat Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flat Lake
    • Flat Lake lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Pelican Narrows
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    • Gurneyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gurneyville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gurneyville
      • Gurneyville lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Pelican Narrows
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    • Happy Hollow
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Happy Hollow came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Happy Hollow
      • Happy Hollow lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Pelican Narrows
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    • Horseshoe Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horseshoe Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horseshoe Bay
      • Horseshoe Bay lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Pelican Narrows
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    • Hoselaw
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoselaw came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoselaw
      • Hoselaw lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Pelican Narrows
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoselaw
    • Iron River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iron River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iron River
      • Iron River lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the north of Pelican Narrows
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How Far From Pelican Narrows to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a village such as Pelican Narrows to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 117 miles [188.3 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW). If you could drive a straight line from Pelican Narrows to Edmonton, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take about two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 7 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 5 days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,660 miles [2,671.5 km] to the east (E). Driving would take most of three days, a buggy would take 65 days and walking would take 95 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,154 miles [9,903.9 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,922 miles [11,139.9 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,996 miles [8,040.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pelican Narrows. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pelican Narrows) 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 Pelican Narrows. 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 Pelican Narrows

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pelican Narrows. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.2500, Longitude: -110.8833    
<2>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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<5>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 Pelican Narrows to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 331.708 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 332.431 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 319.27 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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