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Welcome to Atlin ...

Atlin is 2,270 feet [692 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Atlin is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Atlin 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 Atlin and travel west, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT).

Area codes for Atlin: (250) & (778)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Atlin: V0W 1A0

Communities near Atlin ...

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

Community   DirectionDistance
Ben-My-Chree   [Map]     SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Engineer   [Map]     W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Scotia Bay   [Map]     W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Surprise   [Map]     E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Taku   [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Websites for Atlin ...

Official Website: www.atlinbc.ca/

TripAdvisor Tourism Page for Atlin ...

Looking for more information about Atlin? 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.

You can learn more by visiting the TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlin.

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) Atlin. 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.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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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 Atlin: www.atlinbc.ca/

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







Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atlin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.5767, Longitude: -133.7030     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Atlin.



 
 
 

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