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Welcome to Albert Canyon ...

A typical abbreviation for Albert Canyon: Albert Cyn. (or less commonly used: Albert Canyn. or Albert Cnyn.)

Albert Canyon is 3,120 feet [951 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Albert Canyon is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Albert Canyon lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: PST- Heure Normale du Pacifique (HNP), PDT- Heure Avancée du Pacifique (HAP).

Note: If you leave Albert Canyon and travel east, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Telephone area codes for Albert Canyon: (250) & (778)<2>

Communities near Albert Canyon ...

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

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Arrowhead - Historic   [Map]   ---   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Beaton   [Map]   ---   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Beavermouth   [Map]   ---   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Glacier   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Revelstoke   [Map]   7,230   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Rogers Pass   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Albert Canyon. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Albert Canyon ...

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

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) Albert Canyon. 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 
  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 Albert Canyon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of British Columbia: www.gov.bc.ca/







Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (250). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Albert Canyon.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albert Canyon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.1333, Longitude: -117.8667     [Map].

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



 
 
 

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