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Ethelbert, Manitoba

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The location of Ethelbert

Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Ethelbert ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Dauphin. It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the southeast of Ethelbert. Dauphin has a population of 8,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Roblin. It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the southwest of Ethelbert and has a population of 1,800 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 Ethelbert and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2006
Crane River 51   [Map]   432   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Sainte Rose du Lac   [Map]   995   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Valley River 63A   [Map]   427   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Winnipegosis   [Map]   628   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirDistance
Drifting River   [Map]     SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fishing River   [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fork River   [Map]     E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Garland   [Map]     NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Grifton   [Map]     SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Halicz   [Map]     S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Kulish   [Map]     W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mink Creek   [Map]     SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pine River   [Map]     N   18 miles [29 km]
Pulp River   [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Sclater   [Map]     NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Trembowla   [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Ukraina   [Map]     SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Venlaw   [Map]     S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Zoria   [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Ethelbert ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

    Manitoba Tourism
    Parks for Manitoba

    Fishing in Manitoba
    Hunting in Manitoba

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Ethelbert ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Gilbert Plains Airport (FAA ID: CJH2)   [Map]   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lt. Col. W. G. Barker Airport (YDN/CYDN)   [Map]   SSE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Roblin Airport (FAA ID: CKB7)   [Map]   WSW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Swan River Airport (ZJN/CZJN)   [Map]   NW   54 miles [86.9 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 Ethelbert.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Ethelbert. 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
Winnipeg Intl.  (YWG/CYWG)   [Map]   SE   177 miles [284.9 km]
Regina Intl.  (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]   WSW   200 miles [321.9 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   WNW   272 miles [437.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Gilbert Plains Airport (FAA ID: CJH2)   [Map]   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lt. Col. W. G. Barker Airport (YDN/CYDN)   [Map]   SSE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Roblin Airport (FAA ID: CKB7)   [Map]   WSW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Swan River Airport (ZJN/CZJN)   [Map]   NW   54 miles [86.9 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.

Winnipeg Intl.   (YWG/CYWG)   [Map]
  Website for Winnipeg - James Armstrong Richardson International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Regina Intl.   (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]
  Website for Regina International 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
Brandon Muni.   (YBR/CYBR)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lt. Col. W. G. Barker Airport   (YDN/CYDN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Swan River Airport   (ZJN/CZJN)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ethelbert. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.5292, Longitude: -100.3933     [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 Ethelbert), 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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