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Welcome to Big Stone ...

Time Zone: Big Stone 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 Big Stone (for example, toward Alsask (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 Big Stone: (403) & (587)<1>

Communities near Big Stone ...

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

  • Pollockville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pollockville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Pollockville lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Big Stone
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pollockville
  • Cessford
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cessford
    • Cessford lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Big Stone
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  • Sunnynook
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnynook
    • Sunnynook lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the west of Big Stone
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  • Cereal
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cereal came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cereal
    • Cereal lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Big Stone
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Youngstown
    • Wardlow
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wardlow
      • Wardlow lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Big Stone
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    • Chinook
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chinook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chinook
      • Chinook lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Big Stone
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chinook
    • Stanmore
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanmore
      • Stanmore lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Big Stone
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    • Steveville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steveville
      • Steveville lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Big Stone
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    • Jenner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jenner came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jenner
      • Jenner lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<3> to the south of Big Stone
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jenner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jenner<4>

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Big Stone ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Big Stone. 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>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.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Big Stone) 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 Big Stone. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Big Stone

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Big Stone. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.2000, Longitude: -111.2000    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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