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Perryvale, Alberta

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Perryvale ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Morinville. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the south of Perryvale. Morinville has a population of 8,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Westlock. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the southwest of Perryvale and has a population of 4,800 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Athabasca   [Map]   2,580   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Boyle   [Map]   844   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bruderhein   [Map]   1,215   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Clyde   [Map]   470   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Island Lake   [Map]   351   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Kikino Metis Settlement   [Map]   ---   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Legal   [Map]   1,192   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Plamondon   [Map]   ---   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Smoky Lake   [Map]   1,010   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Thorhild   [Map]   505   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Waskatenau   [Map]   278   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Abee   [Map]   ---   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Anton Lake   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Colinton   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Dapp   [Map]   ---   W   23 miles [37 km]
Ellscott   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Larkspur   [Map]   56   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Meanook   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Nestow   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Newbrook   [Map]   ---   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Rochester   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
South Baptiste   [Map]   69   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Sunset Beach   [Map]   88   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Tawatinaw   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
West Baptiste   [Map]   104   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Whispering Hills   [Map]   125   N   21 miles [33.8 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Perryvale ...

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.

Amber Valley   -   25 miles [40.2 km] to the Northeast of Perryvale   [Map]
Clyde   -   24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Island Lake   -   26 miles [41.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Larkspur   -   15 miles [24.1 km] to the West   [Map]
Sunset Beach   -   19 miles [30.6 km] to the North   [Map]
Weasel Creek   -   26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Whispering Hills   -   21 miles [33.8 km] to the North   [Map]
White Gull   -   23 miles [37 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 Perryvale.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   NNE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   ENE   23 miles [37 km]
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   SSW   26 miles [41.8 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 Perryvale.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Perryvale. 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   S   80 miles [128.7 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   233 miles [375 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   NNE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   ENE   23 miles [37 km]
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   SSW   26 miles [41.8 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
Athabasca Airport   (ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lac La Biche Airport   (YLB/CYLB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
        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 Perryvale. 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 Perryvale 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Perryvale. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Perryvale) 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 Perryvale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Perryvale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Perryvale. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.4667, Longitude: -113.3833     [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 Perryvale), 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 Perryvale.