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Altorado, Alberta

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Introduction ...

So far, we have found very little information about Altorado. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Altorado to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Altorado, please Contact Us.

When we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

While we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page that is specific to Altorado, there are nearby communities that are likely to provide the information that you're looking for. If you want to learn more about those communities, the following map should be of help.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages Near Altorado   ...

The red map marker shows the location of Altorado. In this case, we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page for Altorado.

Clicking on a blue marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for that community. The Tourism page will open in a new browser window.

An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map. As above, clicking on a marker will open the selected Tourism page in a new window. Clicking on the community's name will cause a jump to the Tourism map for that community.



  Bow Island  
  Milk River  

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Altorado - within 50 miles [80.5 km].

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 8 communities listed.

For each community, we give:

  • The approximate distance and direction from Altorado
  • If we know it, we give the population of the community
  • A link to the TripAdvisor Tourism page. The TripAdvisor page will open in a new browser window
  • A link that will jump to our map for the community's map of Tourism pages

Bow Island

27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the North (N) of Altorado

Population: 2,025

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Bow Island

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Bow Island

Milk River

36 miles [57.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Altorado

Population: 816

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Milk River

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Milk River


40 miles [64.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Altorado

Population: 305

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Coutts

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Coutts


38 miles [61.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Altorado

Population: 8,199

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Taber

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Taber


14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Altorado

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Etzikom

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Etzikom


50 miles [80.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Altorado

Population: 1,069

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Vauxhall

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Vauxhall


Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of Altorado

Population: 524

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Foremost

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Foremost


37 miles [59.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Altorado

Population: 307

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Warner

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Warner


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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Altorado, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Altorado. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Altorado) 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 Altorado. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Altorado

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Altorado. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.4695, Longitude: -111.4303     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Altorado have been estimated.

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