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Rangeton, Alberta

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The location of Rangeton

Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Rangeton.

This page contains five sections:

Around Rangeton ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Spruce Grove. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the east of Rangeton. Spruce Grove has a population of 26,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Stony Plain. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the east of Rangeton and has a population of 15,100 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Rangeton.<2>

Betula Beach     [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the southeast of Rangeton.

Cherhill     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the east of Rangeton.

Cosmo     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the northeast of Rangeton.

Darwell     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the east of Rangeton.

Entwistle     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the south of Rangeton.

Evansburg     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the south of Rangeton.

Gainford     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the southeast of Rangeton.

Lake Isle     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the east of Rangeton.

Mayerthorpe     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the north of Rangeton.

Rochfort Bridge     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the north of Rangeton.

Sangudo     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the northeast of Rangeton.

Seba Beach     [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the southeast of Rangeton.

Silver Sands     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the southeast of Rangeton.

South View     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the east of Rangeton.

Wildwood     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the southwest of Rangeton.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Rangeton ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

Alberta Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Rangeton ...

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.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Rangeton.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Rangeton. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

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

Large Airports

Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG) <4>   [Map]
67 miles [107.8 km] miles to the East Southeast of Rangeton.

Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
186 miles [299.3 km] miles to the South Southeast of Rangeton.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

General Aviation Airports

Mayerthorpe Airport (FAA ID: CEV5)   [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the North Northwest of Rangeton.

Drayton Valley Airport (FAA ID: CER3)   [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the South of Rangeton.

Barrhead Airport (FAA ID: CEP3)   [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the Northeast of Rangeton.

Whitecourt Airport (YZU/CYZU)   [Map]
41 miles [66 km] miles to the Northwest of Rangeton.

Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
48 miles [77.2 km] miles to the East of Rangeton.

Edson Airport (YET/CYET)   [Map]
59 miles [95 km] miles to the West of Rangeton.

Westlock Airport (FAA ID: CES4)   [Map]
59 miles [95 km] miles to the East Northeast of Rangeton.

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     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Calgary Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Website for Calgary International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Red Deer Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Website for Red Deer Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Whitecourt Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Edson Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:


Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Rangeton 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rangeton) 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 Rangeton. 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 Rangeton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rangeton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.7421, Longitude: -115.0435     [Map].

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Rangeton), 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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<4>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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