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Stenen, Saskatchewan

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The location of Stenen

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Introduction ...

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

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Around Stenen ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Yorkton. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the south of Stenen. Yorkton has a population of 15,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Swan River (MB). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the east of Stenen and has a population of 3,900 people.

For comparison, Stenen has a population of 79 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Stenen and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Benito (MB)   [Map]   370   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Buchanan   [Map]   225   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Canora   [Map]   2,013   S   18 miles [29 km]
Ebenezer   [Map]   139   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Invermay   [Map]   262   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Kamsack   [Map]   1,713   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Lintlaw   [Map]   145   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Norquay   [Map]   412   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Pelly   [Map]   287   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Preeceville   [Map]   1,050   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Rhein   [Map]   161   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Sheho   [Map]   121   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Springside   [Map]   513   S   41 miles [66 km]
Sturgis   [Map]   575   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Theodore   [Map]   339   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Arran   [Map]   40   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Crystal Lake   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Danbury   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dneiper   [Map]   ---   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Endeavour   [Map]   118   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hazel Dell   [Map]   ---   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hyas   [Map]   111   E   5 miles [8 km]
Lady Lake   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mikado   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Okla   [Map]   ---   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Rama   [Map]   75   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Tiny   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Veregin   [Map]   65   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Verigin   [Map]   ---   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Whitebeech   [Map]   ---   E   30 miles [48.3 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Stenen ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stenen ...

Looking for more information about Stenen? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Stenen, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Stenen.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Saskatchewan Statewide Tourism
    Stenen Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Stenen

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Stenen ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Preeceville Airport   [Map]   CJK9   WNW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Canora Airport   [Map]   CJR7   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kamsack Airport   [Map]   CJN2   SE   31 miles [49.9 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 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 Stenen.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Stenen. 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   SW   141 miles [226.9 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   W   184 miles [296.1 km]
Winnipeg Intl. (YWG/CYWG)   [Map]   CYWG   ESE   262 miles [421.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Preeceville Airport   [Map]   CJK9   WNW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Canora Airport   [Map]   CJR7   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kamsack Airport   [Map]   CJN2   SE   31 miles [49.9 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.

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
Winnipeg Intl.   (YWG/CYWG)   [Map]
        Website for Winnipeg - James Armstrong Richardson International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Yorktown Muni.   (YQV/CYQV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Swan River Airport   (ZJN/CZJN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stenen. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.9007, Longitude: -102.3793     [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 Stenen), 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 Stenen.


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