Field Location

 

Our Gate Entrance Location

 Which is the intersection of Range Road 283 and Township Road 232 and the electronic references are:

Decimal Degrees (WGS84)

Latitude Longitude
50.950657 -113.842254

  GPS

Latitude Longitude
N 50 57.033 W 113 50.533
 From this spot go South  through the open  gates and past the 10 large grain bins . Follow this road as it continues South 2.3km to our field and parking lot.   
 

We are located on a 15 acre pie shaped parcel of land about 15 minutes South East of Calgary along the CP main east-west rail line

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A Satellite and map view of our field location through the MAAC website is:
Zoom in and switch to the satellite view to see the flying field layout.  A Google Earth link is also in the attachment below.
 

 

 
Driving directions:
  1. Exit Calgary on Glenmore trail heading East.
  2. Drive 3.2 km East of Heather Glen Golf course to Range Road 283.
  3. Turn right (South) onto range road 283 and drive 3.2 km to the end of the road.  This will be the same end location as the GPS coordinates above. 
  4. Go east a few yards on 114th Ave ( TWP 232) and enter right (South) onto RR283,  through the open  gates and past the 10 large grain bins . Follow this road as it heads South 2.3km to our field and parking lot.    
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  1. From the village of Sheppard ( 84th St and 114th Ave SE),  head East on 114th (Beulah Vesta Rd) for 5 km to RR283 .
  2. Turn right (South) on RR283 ( this where our GPS coordinates would have taken you to)  and go through the open gates and past the 10 large grain bins . Follow this road as it heads South 2.3km to our field and parking lot.     

      Visitors are always welcome when the gates are open 

 

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