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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Henley Harbour.

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Around Henley Harbour ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Saint Anthony. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the south of Henley Harbour. Saint Anthony has a population of 2,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Lunaire - Griquet. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the southeast of Henley Harbour and has a population of 670 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 you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Cooks Harbour   [Map]   190   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Goose Cove East   [Map]   234   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Mary's Harbour   [Map]   417   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Pinware   [Map]   114   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Port Hope Simpson   [Map]   529   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Raleigh   [Map]   248   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Red Bay   [Map]   227   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Saint Lewis   [Map]   252   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
West Saint Modeste   [Map]   140   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Aaron Cove   [Map]     N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Aaron Island   [Map]     N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Battle Harbour   [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Boat Harbour   [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Camp Bay   [Map]     NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cape Charles   [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Carrolls Cove   [Map]     NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Indian Cove   [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Lodge Bay   [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Loran   [Map]     NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Murray Harbour   [Map]     N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Pitts Harbour   [Map]     NW   Less than 2 miles
Ship Cove   [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Shoal Tickle   [Map]     NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Wild Bight   [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Henley Harbour ...

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.

Caribou Run   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northeast of Henley Harbour   [Map]
Chimney Tickle   -   13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Deepwater Creek   -   26 miles [41.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Frys Cove   -   24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Indian Cove   -   21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Lodge Bay   -   15 miles [24.1 km] to the North   [Map]
Mary's Harbour   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Shoal Tickle   -   19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast   [Map]

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 Newfoundland and Labrador

    Newfoundland and Labrador Tourism
    Parks for Newfoundland and Labrador


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Henley Harbour ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mary's Harbour Airport(YMH/CYMH)   [Map]   CYMH   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
St. Lewis (Fox Harbour) Airport(IATA:YFX)   [Map]   CCK4   NNE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Williams Harbour Airport(IATA:YWM)   [Map]   CCA6   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Port Hope Simpson Airport(IATA:YHA)   [Map]   CCP4   NNW   39 miles [62.8 km]
St. Anthony Airport(YAY/CYAY)   [Map]   CYAY   SSW   43 miles [69.2 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 Henley Harbour.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Henley Harbour. 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)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
St. Anthony Airport(YAY/CYAY)   [Map]   CYAY   SSW   43 miles [69.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Mary's Harbour Airport(YMH/CYMH)   [Map]   CYMH   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
St. Lewis (Fox Harbour) Airport(IATA:YFX)   [Map]   CCK4   NNE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Williams Harbour Airport(IATA:YWM)   [Map]   CCA6   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Port Hope Simpson Airport(IATA:YHA)   [Map]   CCP4   NNW   39 miles [62.8 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.

St. Anthony Airport   (YAY/CYAY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mary's Harbour Airport   (YMH/CYMH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Henley Harbour. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Newfoundland and Labrador: www.gov.nl.ca/



Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Henley Harbour. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.0130, Longitude: -55.8808     [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 Henley Harbour), 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 Henley Harbour.