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Welcome to Ardrossan ...

Ardrossan is 2,340 feet [713 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Ardrossan is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Ardrossan 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 Ardrossan: (780) & (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Codes for Ardrossan: T8E, T8G<3>

Communities near Ardrossan ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ardrossan.

  • Edmonton
  • Fort Saskatchewan
  • Beaumont
  • Bruderhein
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    • Bruderhein lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Ardrossan.
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  • New Sarepta
  • Namao
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    • Namao lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Ardrossan.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Namao came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
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  • South Cooking Lake
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    • South Cooking Lake lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Ardrossan.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Cooking Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
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  • Half Moon Lake
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    • Half Moon Lake lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Ardrossan.
    • Half Moon Lake has also been known as:
    • Half Moon Estates
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  • Josephburg
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    • Josephburg lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Ardrossan.
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  • Lower Manor Estates
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    • Lower Manor Estates lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Ardrossan.
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ardrossan ...

Looking for more information about Ardrossan? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ardrossan, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ardrossan.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ardrossan. 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 Ardrossan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).
<3>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. In the case of Ardrossan, we provide only the FSA and not the LDU. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Ardrossan). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Ardrossan or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ardrossan) 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 Ardrossan. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArdrossanOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ardrossan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5500, Longitude: -113.1333    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>If we found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.




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