Rimbey has a population of 2,496 and enjoys the best of all worlds by maintaining its small town friendly lifestyle and still has access to three major cities: Red Deer, Calgary and Edmonton. All are located less than 2 hours from town. Our community is nestled in the scenic Blindman River Valley amongst the rolling hills which border the Rocky Mountains and its many parks and facilities.
The Rimbey Review is published weekly on Tuesdays. For more information regarding the Rimbey Review, please contact their office at 843-4909.
Rimbey's airport is located at 52° 40'N 114° 14' W, a two mile drive from town. Flight planning, NOTAM and weather are available at Red Deer FSS - (403) 886-4547.
While fuel, oil, storage of aircraft and servicing are unavailable at this time, there is a telephone in the terminal, transportation, eating and accommodation facilities are available in town.
The airport is lit using a rotating beacon, lighted windsock and medium intensity on runway, taxiway and parking apron. Landing lights, dusk to dawn, are controlled by photo-electric cell or aircraft radio signal.