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Upper Hay River 212, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Upper Hay River 212.

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Around Upper Hay River 212 ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is High Level. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the southeast of Upper Hay River 212. High Level has a population of 3,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bushe River 207. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the southeast of Upper Hay River 212 and has a population of 400 people.

For comparison, Upper Hay River 212 has a population of 290 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   DirDistance
Zama City   [Map]     W   34 miles [54.7 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirDistance
Habay   [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lutose   [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Meander River   [Map]     NW   Less than 2 miles

Curious and Interesting Names Near Upper Hay River 212 ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Upper Hay River 212.

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 Upper Hay River 212 ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Upper Hay River 212.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
High Level Airport (YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]   SSE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Zama Airport (FAA ID: CEX5)   [Map]   WNW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Steen Tower Airport (FAA ID: CFG7)   [Map]   N   41 miles [66 km]
Steen River Airport (FAA ID: CFB7)   [Map]   NNE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Mobil Bistcho Airport (FAA ID: CFV3)   [Map]   NW   56 miles [90.1 km]
Rainbow Lake Airport (YOP/CYOP)   [Map]   WSW   72 miles [115.9 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 Upper Hay River 212.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Upper Hay River 212. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
High Level Airport (YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]   SSE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Rainbow Lake Airport (YOP/CYOP)   [Map]   WSW   72 miles [115.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Zama Airport (FAA ID: CEX5)   [Map]   WNW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Steen Tower Airport (FAA ID: CFG7)   [Map]   N   41 miles [66 km]
Steen River Airport (FAA ID: CFB7)   [Map]   NNE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Mobil Bistcho Airport (FAA ID: CFV3)   [Map]   NW   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.

High Level Airport   (YOJ/CYOJ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Rainbow Lake Airport   (YOP/CYOP)   [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 Upper Hay River 212. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Upper Hay River 212 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Upper Hay River 212) 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 Upper Hay River 212. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Upper Hay River 212

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Upper Hay River 212. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.0333, Longitude: -117.6833     [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 Upper Hay River 212), 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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