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 The location of Conrich 

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Around Conrich ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Calgary. It lies just west of Conrich. Calgary has a population of 988,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Airdrie. It is located about 14 miles [22 km] to the northwest of Conrich and has a population of 28,900 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 and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Beiseker   [Map]     804   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Black Diamond   [Map]     1,900   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Carstairs   [Map]     2,656   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Chestermere   [Map]     9,564   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cochrane   [Map]     13,760   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Crossfield   [Map]     2,648   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Didsbury   [Map]     4,275   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
High River   [Map]     10,716   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Irricana   [Map]     1,243   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Linden   [Map]     660   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Okotoks   [Map]     17,145   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Olds   [Map]     7,248   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Strathmore   [Map]     10,225   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Three Hills   [Map]     3,089   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Turner Valley   [Map]     1,908   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Abbeydale   [Map]       SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Acadia   [Map]       SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Albert Park   [Map]       SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Balzac   [Map]       NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cheadle   [Map]       E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dalroy   [Map]       E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Delacour   [Map]       NE   5 miles [8 km]
Indus   [Map]       S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Janet   [Map]       S   5 miles [8 km]
Kathyrn   [Map]       NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Keoma   [Map]       NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Langdon   [Map]       SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lyalta   [Map]       E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ramsay   [Map]       SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Shepard   [Map]       S   10 miles [16.1 km]

Nearby Communities Having TripAdvisor Information ...

While we are unaware of specific information for Conrich, the following nearby communities do have TripAdvisor Tourism pages:

Communities Explored by TripAdvisor

Airdrie  -  14 miles [22.5 km] to the north northwest [Map]  

Balzac  -  10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest [Map]  

Beiseker  -  24 miles [38.6 km] to the northeast [Map]  

Calgary  -  9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest [Map]  

Chestermere  -  4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast [Map]  

Crossfield  -  24 miles [38.6 km] to the north northwest [Map]  

De Winton  -  20 miles [32.2 km] to the south southwest [Map]  

Irricana  -  18 miles [29 km] to the northeast [Map]  

Langdon  -  11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast [Map]  

Lyalta  -  11 miles [17.7 km] to the east [Map]  

Priddis  -  24 miles [38.6 km] to the southwest [Map]  

Strathmore  -  20 miles [32.2 km] to the east [Map]  

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Conrich. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

Airports Near Conrich ...

It's important to note that some of the following airports are in a timezone that is different than Conrich - which is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT). When making plans (such as a reservation), keep in mind that you might need to contend with timezone differences.

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  Location  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]     Calgary  CYYC   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cheadle Airport   [Map]     Cheadle  CFQ4   ESE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Strathmore Airport   [Map]     Strathmore  CDJ5   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Springbank Airport (YBW/CYBW)   [Map]     Calgary  CYBW   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Beiseker Airport   [Map]     Beiseker  CFV2   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Acme Airport   [Map]     Acme  CEG2   NNE   28 miles [45.1 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 Conrich.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Conrich. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]     Calgary  CYYC   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]     Edmonton  CYEG   N   153 miles [246.2 km]
Kelowna Intl. (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]     Kelowna (BC) * CYLW   WSW   254 miles [408.8 km]

Located within the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT)

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]     Red Deer  CYQF   N   74 miles [119.1 km]
Lethbridge Co. Airport(YQL/CYQL)   [Map]     Lethbridge  CYQL   SSE   111 miles [178.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)     Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cheadle Airport   [Map]     Cheadle  CFQ4   ESE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Strathmore Airport   [Map]     Strathmore  CDJ5   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Springbank Airport (YBW/CYBW)   [Map]     Calgary  CYBW   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Beiseker Airport   [Map]     Beiseker  CFV2   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Acme Airport   [Map]     Acme  CEG2   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Carstairs - Bishell's Airport   [Map]     Carstairs  CGB2   NNW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Rockyford Airport   [Map]     Rockyford  CFC6   ENE   34 miles [54.7 km]
High River Airport   [Map]     High River  CEN4   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Three Hills Airport   [Map]     Three Hills  CEN3   NNE   49 miles [78.9 km]

Detailed Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelowna Intl. (YLW/CYLW)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lethbridge Co. Airport(YQL/CYQL)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Springbank Airport (YBW/CYBW)
  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 Conrich 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 starting at Conrich. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Conrich) 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 Conrich. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Conrich

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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 Conrich), 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 Conrich.



 
 
 

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