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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Teepee Creek.

This page contains two sections:

Curious and Interesting Names Near Teepee Creek ...

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.

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    • Beaverlodge

      • Beaverlodge lies 50 miles [80.5 km]<1> to the west of Teepee Creek
      • Link to Google Map centered on Beaverlodge
    • Bluesky

      • Bluesky lies 41 miles [66 km]<1> to the north of Teepee Creek
      • Link to Google Map centered on Bluesky
    • Crooked Creek

      • Crooked Creek lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southeast of Teepee Creek
      • Link to Google Map centered on Crooked Creek
    • Poplar Ridge

      • Poplar Ridge lies 42 miles [67.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Teepee Creek
      • Link to Google Map centered on Poplar Ridge
    • Sexsmith

      • Sexsmith lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Teepee Creek
      • Link to Google Map centered on Sexsmith
    • Spirit River

      • Spirit River lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Teepee Creek
      • Link to Google Map centered on Spirit River
    • Sturgeon Heights

      • Sturgeon Heights lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Teepee Creek
      • Link to Google Map centered on Sturgeon Heights
    • Tangent

      • Tangent lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Teepee Creek
      • Link to Google Map centered on Tangent

How Far From Teepee Creek to ...

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

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

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 232 miles [373.4 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE). If you could drive a straight line from Teepee Creek to Edmonton, with an average speed<2>of 63 miles [101.4 km]<1> per hour, it would take nearly four hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km]<1> per hour would take 14 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km]<1> per hour would take 9 days.

    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,959 miles [3,152.7 km]<1> to the east (E). Driving would take three full days, a buggy would take 77 days and walking would take 112 days.

    • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,204 miles [9,984.4 km]<1> and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<4>

    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,965 miles [11,209.1 km]<1> and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<5>

    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,112 miles [8,227 km]<1> and it lies to the northeast (NE).<6>

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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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Teepee Creek) 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 Teepee Creek. 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 Teepee Creek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Teepee Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.4687, Longitude: -118.2675     [Map].
<2>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.
<3>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 Teepee Creek to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<4>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 337.711 degrees.
<5>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 339.288 degrees.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 324.077 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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