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Welcome to Benchlands ...



Time Zone: Benchlands 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 Benchlands: (403) and (587)<1>

The Canadian Postal Code for Benchlands: T0L<2>

Communities near Benchlands ...

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

  • Cochrane
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
  • Cochrane Lake
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
  • Ghost Lake
    (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
  • Waiparous
    (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waiparous came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waiparous
  • Seebe
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seebe came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seebe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seebe <3>
  • Morley
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morley <3>
  • Mitford ‑ Historic
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Mitford. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mitford
  • Ozada ‑ Historic
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ozada
  • Water Valley
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Water Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Water Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Water Valley <3>
  • Bottrell
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bottrell

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Benchlands ...

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

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).
<2>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)'. 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 Benchlands). 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 Benchlands or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<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.
<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.









 

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