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Introduction ...

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

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Around Tieland ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Slave Lake. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the northwest of Tieland. Slave Lake has a population of 6,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Westlock. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the south of Tieland and has a population of 4,800 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 Tieland and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Athabasca   [Map]   2,580   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Calling Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Centre Calling Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Clyde   [Map]   470   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Colinton   [Map]   ---   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Island Lake South   [Map]   105   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Island Lake   [Map]   351   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Jarvie   [Map]   ---   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Rochester   [Map]   ---   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Smith   [Map]   ---   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Swan Hills   [Map]   1,645   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
West Baptiste   [Map]   104   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Whispering Hills   [Map]   125   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Widewater   [Map]   ---   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Chisholm   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Dapp   [Map]   ---   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Fawcett   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Flatbush   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fort Assiniboine   [Map]   ---   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Hondo   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kilsyth   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Larkspur   [Map]   56   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Linaria   [Map]   ---   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Meanook   [Map]   ---   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Neerlandia   [Map]   ---   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
South Baptiste   [Map]   69   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Sunset Beach   [Map]   88   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Vega   [Map]   ---   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
White Gull   [Map]   ---   E   25 miles [40.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tieland ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names 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.

Fawcett   -   18 miles [29 km] to the South of Tieland   [Map]
Flatbush   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the South   [Map]
Hondo   -   19 miles [30.6 km] to the North   [Map]
Island Lake   -   25 miles [40.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Mirror Landing   -   26 miles [41.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Sunset Beach   -   26 miles [41.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Whispering Hills   -   25 miles [40.2 km] to the East   [Map]
White Gull   -   25 miles [40.2 km] to the East   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Tieland.

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Slave Lake Airport(YZH/CYZH)   [Map]   CYZH   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   SSE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   SSW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Swan Hills Airport   [Map]   CEM5   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Calling Lake Airport   [Map]   CFK4   NE   51 miles [82.1 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   ESE   56 miles [90.1 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 Tieland.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Tieland. 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
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SSE   105 miles [169 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   254 miles [408.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Slave Lake Airport(YZH/CYZH)   [Map]   CYZH   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   SSE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   SSW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Swan Hills Airport   [Map]   CEM5   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Calling Lake Airport   [Map]   CFK4   NE   51 miles [82.1 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   ESE   56 miles [90.1 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
 
Slave Lake Airport   (YZH/CYZH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tieland. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.8000, Longitude: -114.1833     [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 Tieland), 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 Tieland.