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 The location of Spillars Cove 

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Around Spillars Cove ...

Note #1: During our research we found variations to the name Spillars Cove - for more information, please see our Genealogy Helper Page for Spillars Cove.



The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Bonavista. It lies immediately southwest of Spillars Cove. Bonavista has a population of 3,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is New Wes Valley. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the northwest of Spillars Cove and has a population of 2,500 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 Spillars Cove and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bay de Verde   [Map]     470   S   41 miles [66 km]
Catalina   [Map]     ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Centreville Wareham - Trinity   [Map]     1,122   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Dover   [Map]     688   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Eastport   [Map]     499   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Glovertown   [Map]     2,062   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Hants Harbour   [Map]     401   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Hare Bay   [Map]     1,020   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Little Catalina   [Map]     458   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lumsden   [Map]     533   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Melrose   [Map]     ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Musgravetown   [Map]     583   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Old Perlican   [Map]     676   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Port Union   [Map]     ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Winterton   [Map]     518   S   49 miles [78.9 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Amherst Cove   [Map]     ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Birchy Cove   [Map]     ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Duntara   [Map]     72   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Elliston   [Map]     306   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Keels   [Map]     73   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
King's Cove   [Map]     121   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Knight's Cove   [Map]     ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lance Cove   [Map]     ---   W   Less than 2 miles
Newman's Cove   [Map]     ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Open Hall   [Map]     ---   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Plate Cove East   [Map]     ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Plate Cove West   [Map]     ---   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Port Rexton   [Map]     351   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Red Cliff   [Map]     ---   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Tickle Cove   [Map]     ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]

Nearby Communities Having TripAdvisor Information ...

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

Communities Explored by TripAdvisor

Bonavista  -  2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest [Map]  

Eastport  -  31 miles [49.9 km] to the west [Map]  

Elliston  -  3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast [Map]  

New Bonaventure  -  31 miles [49.9 km] to the southwest [Map]  

Open Hall  -  20 miles [32.2 km] to the west southwest [Map]  

Plate Cove West  -  22 miles [35.4 km] to the west southwest [Map]  

Port Rexton  -  22 miles [35.4 km] to the southwest [Map]  

Port Union  -  12 miles [19.3 km] to the south [Map]  

Princeton  -  29 miles [46.7 km] to the southwest [Map]  

Salvage  -  26 miles [41.8 km] to the west [Map]  

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Spillars Cove. 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 Spillars Cove ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  Location  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Clarenville Airport   [Map]     Clarenville  CCZ3   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Gander Intl. (YQX/CYQX)   [Map]     Gander  CYQX   WNW   70 miles [112.7 km]
St. John's Intl. (YYT/CYYT)   [Map]     Saint John's  CYYT   S   73 miles [117.5 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 Spillars Cove.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Spillars Cove. 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
St. John's Intl. (YYT/CYYT)   [Map]     Saint John's  CYYT   S   73 miles [117.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Gander Intl. (YQX/CYQX)   [Map]     Gander  CYQX   WNW   70 miles [112.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)     Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Clarenville Airport   [Map]     Clarenville  CCZ3   SW   47 miles [75.6 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.

St. John's Intl. (YYT/CYYT)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Gander Intl. (YQX/CYQX)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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


The Panormaio photo collection may have pictures for the area around Spillars Cove:

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Spillars Cove 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 at Spillars Cove. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Spillars Cove) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Spillars Cove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spillars Cove

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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 Spillars Cove), 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 Spillars Cove.



 
 
 

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