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Cherry Point, Alberta

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Welcome to Cherry Point ...

A typical abbreviation for Cherry Point: Cherry Pt.

Cherry Point is 2,050 feet [625 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Cherry Point lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).

Note: If you travel west from Cherry Point (for example, toward Fort Saint John (BC)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

Telephone area codes for Cherry Point: (780) and (587)<2>

Communities near Cherry Point ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Bay Tree   [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bear Canyon   [Map]     NE   5 miles [8 km]
Cleardale   [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Silver Valley   [Map]     E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Cecil Lake (BC)   [Map]     W   23 miles [37 km]
Doe River (BC)   [Map]     SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Cherry Point.

Communities Also Named Cherry Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Cherry Point - they are located in British Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, North Carolina and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cherry Point.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cherry Point. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Cherry Point:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cherry Point ...

Looking for more information about Cherry Point? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Cherry Point? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Cherry Point, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Cherry Point.

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) Cherry Point. 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
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cherry Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Cherry Point.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Cherry Point. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cherry Point) 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 Cherry Point. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cherry Point

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cherry Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.1833, Longitude: -119.9500     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Cherry Point.


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