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Davin, Saskatchewan

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Davin ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Regina. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the west of Davin. Regina has a population of 193,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Weyburn. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the south of Davin and has a population of 10,500 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 Davin and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2006
Balcarres   [Map]   598   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Balgonie   [Map]   1,384   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cupar   [Map]   566   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Fort Qu'Appelle   [Map]   1,919   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Grand Coulee   [Map]   435   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Indian Head   [Map]   1,634   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Lumsden   [Map]   1,523   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Milestone   [Map]   562   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Pense   [Map]   507   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pilot Butte   [Map]   1,872   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Qu'Appelle   [Map]   624   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Regina Beach   [Map]   1,210   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Southey   [Map]   711   NW   41 miles [66 km]
White City   [Map]   1,113   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Wolseley   [Map]   782   E   37 miles [59.5 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Arnheim Place   [Map]   ---   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Avonhurst   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Edenwold   [Map]   242   N   18 miles [29 km]
Edgeley   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Emerald Park   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Frankslake   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Gray   [Map]   ---   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Kronau   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lajord   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
McLean   [Map]   275   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Odessa   [Map]   201   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Richardson   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sedley   [Map]   319   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Vibank   [Map]   361   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Zehner   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Davin ...

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.

Deer Valley   -   36 miles [57.9 km] to the West of Davin   [Map]
Edenwold   -   18 miles [29 km] to the North   [Map]
Emerald Park   -   13 miles [20.9 km] to the West   [Map]
Francis   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Gray   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Indian Head   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Lipton   -   37 miles [59.5 km] to the North   [Map]
Pilot Butte   -   15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Sandy Beach   -   31 miles [49.9 km] to the Northeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

    Saskatchewan Tourism
    Parks for Saskatchewan

    Fishing in Saskatchewan
    Hunting in Saskatchewan

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Davin ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Pilot Butte Airport   [Map]   CPB5   WNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Regina Intl. (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]   CYQR   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lumsden (Colhoun) Airport   [Map]   CKH8   NW   35 miles [56.3 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 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 Davin.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Davin. 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
Regina Intl. (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]   CYQR   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   NW   166 miles [267.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Pilot Butte Airport   [Map]   CPB5   WNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lumsden (Colhoun) Airport   [Map]   CKH8   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Lemberg Airport   [Map]   CKJ9   ENE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Fillmore Airport   [Map]   CKN5   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Weyburn Airport   [Map]   CJE3   SSE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Grenfell Airport   [Map]   CKU6   E   51 miles [82.1 km]
Moose Jaw Muni.   [Map]   CJS4   W   56 miles [90.1 km]
Briercrest South Airport   [Map]   CBS7   WSW   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.

Regina Intl.   (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]
        Website for Regina International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
        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 Davin. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Saskatchewan: www.saskatchewan.ca/

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Davin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.3836, Longitude: -104.1095     [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 Davin), 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 Davin.