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Welcome to Dogpound ...

Dogpound is 3,900 feet [1,189 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Dogpound is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Dogpound 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).

Area codes for Dogpound: (403) & (587)<2>

Communities near Dogpound ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Dogpound and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bottrell   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Carstairs   [Map]   2,699   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cochrane Lake   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cochrane   [Map]   13,491   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cremona   [Map]   463   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Crossfield   [Map]   2,668   E   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

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 Dogpound. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dogpound ...

Looking for more information about Dogpound? 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 Dogpound? 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 Dogpound, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Dogpound.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning 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) Dogpound. 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
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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.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dogpound. 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 Dogpound - 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 (403). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Dogpound.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Dogpound. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dogpound) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dogpound. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.4667, Longitude: -114.3833     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Dogpound 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Dogpound.



 
 
 

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