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Welcome to Beacon Corner ...

A typical abbreviation for Beacon Corner: Beacon Cor. (or less commonly used: Beacon Crn.)

Beacon Corner is 1,990 feet [607 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Beacon Corner 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).

Note: If you travel east from Beacon Corner (for example, toward Pierceland (SK)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Standard Time Zone (CST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

Telephone area codes for Beacon Corner: (780) & (587)<2>

Communities Also Named Beacon Corner ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Beacon Corner - it's located in Maine.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Beacon Corner.

Communities near Beacon Corner ...

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

  • Bonnyville
  • Saint Paul
  • Glendon
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glendon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendon
    • Glendon lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Beacon Corner
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendon<4>
  • Horseshoe Bay
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horseshoe Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horseshoe Bay
    • Horseshoe Bay lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Beacon Corner
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horseshoe Bay
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ashmont
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashmont
      • Ashmont lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Beacon Corner
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    • Mallaig
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mallaig
      • Mallaig lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Beacon Corner
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mallaig
    • Pelican Narrows
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelican Narrows came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pelican Narrows
      • Pelican Narrows lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Beacon Corner
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pelican Narrows
    • Bonnyville Beach
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonnyville Beach
      • Bonnyville Beach lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Beacon Corner
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    • Saint Vincent
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Vincent came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Vincent
      • Saint Vincent lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Beacon Corner
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Vincent
    • Therien
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Therien
      • Therien lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Beacon Corner
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beacon Corner ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Beacon Corner. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beacon Corner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Beacon Corner) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beacon Corner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.1814, Longitude: -111.1514    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we have 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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