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Welcome to Sandy Lake ...

A typical abbreviation for Sandy Lake: Sandy Lk.

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Sandy Lake had a population of 93 people.<1>

Time Zone: Sandy Lake 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 Sandy Lake: (780) and (587)<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Sandy Lake had a population of 93 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Sandy Lake had a population of 93 people.

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More information can be found on the Census Page for Sandy Lake.

Communities near Sandy Lake ...

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

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Calling Lake   [Map]   ---   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Centre Calling Lake   [Map]   ---   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Desmarais   [Map]   82   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Wabasca - Desmarais   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Wabasca   [Map]   ---   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

Communities Also Named Sandy Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Sandy Lake - they are located in Manitoba, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Saskatchewan.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sandy Lake.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sandy Lake ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Sandy Lake. 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
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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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 Sandy Lake. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/







Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Sandy Lake 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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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Sandy Lake.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Sandy Lake. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sandy Lake) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sandy Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sandy Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sandy Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.8290, Longitude: -113.4261     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Sandy Lake.



 
 
 

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