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The location of Redland









Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Redland ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Calgary. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the west of Redland. Calgary has a population of 1,095,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Airdrie. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the west of Redland and has a population of 42,600 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 from Redland and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Acme   [Map]   656   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bassano   [Map]   1,345   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Beiseker   [Map]   804   W   23 miles [37 km]
Carbon   [Map]   570   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Carseland   [Map]   ---   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Carstairs   [Map]   2,699   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Chestermere   [Map]   9,564   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Crossfield   [Map]   2,668   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Drumheller   [Map]   7,932   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Irricana   [Map]   1,243   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Langdon   [Map]   ---   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Linden   [Map]   660   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Strathmore   [Map]   10,220   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Three Hills   [Map]   3,160   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Trochu   [Map]   1,005   N   38 miles [61.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Bircham   [Map]   ---   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Chancellor   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
East Coulee   [Map]   ---   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Hesketh   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hussar   [Map]   187   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Munson   [Map]   217   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Nacmine   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Nightingale   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rockyford   [Map]   349   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rosebud   [Map]   ---   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Rosedale Station   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Rosedale   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Standard   [Map]   380   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Swalwell   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Wayne   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Redland ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Redland ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Rockyford Airport (FAA ID: CFC6)   [Map]   WSW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Ostergard's Airport (FAA ID: CDO2)   [Map]   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Drumheller Muni. (FAA ID: CEG4)   [Map]   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Beiseker Airport (FAA ID: CFV2)   [Map]   WNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Acme Airport (FAA ID: CEG2)   [Map]   WNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Strathmore Airport (FAA ID: CDJ5)   [Map]   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Three Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEN3)   [Map]   NNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Cheadle Airport (FAA ID: CFQ4)   [Map]   WSW   31 miles [49.9 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Redland.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   WSW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   N   141 miles [226.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   NNW   72 miles [115.9 km]
Lethbridge Co. Airport (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]   S   115 miles [185.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Rockyford Airport (FAA ID: CFC6)   [Map]   WSW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Ostergard's Airport (FAA ID: CDO2)   [Map]   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Drumheller Muni. (FAA ID: CEG4)   [Map]   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Beiseker Airport (FAA ID: CFV2)   [Map]   WNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Acme Airport (FAA ID: CEG2)   [Map]   WNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Strathmore Airport (FAA ID: CDJ5)   [Map]   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Three Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEN3)   [Map]   NNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Cheadle Airport (FAA ID: CFQ4)   [Map]   WSW   31 miles [49.9 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.

Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
  Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
  Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
  Website for Kelowna International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
  Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lethbridge Co. Airport   (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Redland 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. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Redland) 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 Redland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Redland

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Redland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.2910, Longitude: -113.0100     [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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Redland), 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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