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Welcome to Beaverdam ...



While we don't have a date for the founding of Beaverdam, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1951.

Beaverdam is 1,860 feet [567 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Beaverdam 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 Beaverdam (for example, toward Loon Lake (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 Beaverdam: (780) and (587)<2>

Communities Also Named Beaverdam ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 15 communities that are also named Beaverdam - they are located in Georgia, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina (4), Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Beaverdam ...

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

  • Cold Lake
    (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
  • Bonnyville
    (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
  • Ardmore
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
  • Fort Kent
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
  • Beaver Crossing
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Crossing came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Crossing
  • Cherry Grove
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast)
  • Medley
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Medley
  • Cold Lake South
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cold Lake South
    • Former name for Cold Lake South:
    • Grand Centre
  • Sputinow
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sputinow came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sputinow
  • Gurneyville
    (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gurneyville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gurneyville

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beaverdam ...

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

Adding Beaverdam to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Beaverdam was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Beaverdam.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Beaverdam. 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 Beaverdam - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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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