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The location of Rolly View









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Rolly View.

This page contains five sections:

Around Rolly View ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 21 miles [33 km] to the north of Rolly View. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the northwest of Rolly View and has a population of 57,700 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 and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   W   18 miles [29 km]
Camrose   [Map]   15,605   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Ponoka   [Map]   6,591   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Aspen Gardens   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cooking Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Half Moon Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hay Lakes   [Map]   362   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kameyosek   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Kavanagh   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Looma   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
New Sarepta   [Map]   410   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Nisku   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Skyrattler   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
South Cooking Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Steinhauer   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Tweedle Place   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Weinlos   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Westbrook Estate   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Rolly View ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   WNW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cooking Lake Airport (FAA ID: CEZ3)   [Map]   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl. (FAA ID: CEX3)   [Map]   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Camrose Airport (FAA ID: CEQ3)   [Map]   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Tofield Airport (FAA ID: CEV7)   [Map]   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport (FAA ID: CFB6)   [Map]   NNE   34 miles [54.7 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 Rolly View.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Rolly View. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   WNW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SSW   150 miles [241.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   E   61 miles [98.2 km]
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   SSW   77 miles [123.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Cooking Lake Airport (FAA ID: CEZ3)   [Map]   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl. (FAA ID: CEX3)   [Map]   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Camrose Airport (FAA ID: CEQ3)   [Map]   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Tofield Airport (FAA ID: CEV7)   [Map]   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport (FAA ID: CFB6)   [Map]   NNE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
  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
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
  Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rolly View. 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 Rolly View 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rolly View) 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 Rolly View. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rolly View

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rolly View. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.2500, Longitude: -113.3333     [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 Rolly View), 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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