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Wandering River, Alberta

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Welcome to Wandering River ...

A typical abbreviation for Wandering River: Wandering Riv.

Wandering River is 1,880 feet [573 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Wandering River 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 Wandering River: (780) & (587)<2>

Communities near Wandering River ...

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

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Atmore   [Map]   ---   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Breynat   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Calling Lake   [Map]   ---   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Centre Calling Lake   [Map]   ---   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Donatville   [Map]   ---   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Grassland   [Map]   ---   S   27 miles [43.5 km]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wandering River ...

Looking for more information about Wandering River? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Wandering River, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Wandering River.

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







Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wandering River - 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 Wandering River.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wandering River. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.2014, Longitude: -112.4664     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Wandering River 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 Wandering River.



 
 
 

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