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Amazon, Saskatchewan

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The location of Amazon

Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Amazon ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Humboldt. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the north of Amazon. Humboldt has a population of 5,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Watrous. It lies just north of Amazon and has a population of 1,900 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 Amazon and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2006
Allan   [Map]   631   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Bruno   [Map]   495   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Clavet   [Map]   350   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Colonsay   [Map]   425   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Craik   [Map]   408   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Davidson   [Map]   958   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Dundurn   [Map]   647   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Hanley   [Map]   464   W   41 miles [66 km]
Imperial   [Map]   321   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lanigan   [Map]   1,233   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Leroy   [Map]   412   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Muenster   [Map]   342   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Nokomis   [Map]   404   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Raymore   [Map]   581   E   41 miles [66 km]
Strasbourg   [Map]   732   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Allan Hills   [Map]   ---   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Drake   [Map]   232   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Etters Beach   [Map]   15   S   23 miles [37 km]
Govan   [Map]   232   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Guernsey   [Map]   88   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Liberty   [Map]   73   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lockwood   [Map]   17   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Lothian   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Manitou Beach   [Map]   233   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Plunkett   [Map]   75   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Simpson   [Map]   118   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Stalwart   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Watertown   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Young   [Map]   263   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Zelma   [Map]   30   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Amazon ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

    Saskatchewan Tourism
    Parks for Saskatchewan

    Fishing in Saskatchewan
    Hunting in Saskatchewan

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Amazon ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Watrous Airport (FAA ID: CKU7)   [Map]   NNE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Imperial Airport (FAA ID: CKU5)   [Map]   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lanigan Airport (FAA ID: CKC6)   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Davidson Muni. (FAA ID: CJC3)   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 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 Amazon.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Amazon. 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
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   NW   67 miles [107.8 km]
Regina Intl.  (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]   SSE   84 miles [135.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Watrous Airport (FAA ID: CKU7)   [Map]   NNE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Imperial Airport (FAA ID: CKU5)   [Map]   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lanigan Airport (FAA ID: CKC6)   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Davidson Muni. (FAA ID: CJC3)   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 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.

John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
  Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker 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
Wynyard Airport   (ICAO: CYYO)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Prince Albert Airport   (YPA/CYPA)   [Map]
  Website for Prince Albert Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amazon. 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 Amazon 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Amazon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amazon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.5500, Longitude: -105.4667     [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 Amazon), 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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