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Welcome to Bittern Lake ...



While we don't have a date for the founding of Bittern Lake, 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.

A typical abbreviation for Bittern Lake: Bittern Lk.

The village of Bittern Lake is 2,440 feet [744 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Bittern Lake is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Bittern Lake 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).

Telephone area codes for Bittern Lake: (780) & (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Bittern Lake: T0C<3>

Communities Also Named Bittern Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Bittern Lake - it's located in Saskatchewan.

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

Communities near Bittern Lake ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bittern Lake ...

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

Adding Bittern Lake 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 Bittern Lake was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Bittern Lake.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bittern Lake. 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 Bittern Lake - 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)'. 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 Bittern Lake). 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 Bittern Lake or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<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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