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Blue Ridge, Alberta
Welcome to Blue Ridge ...
A typical abbreviation for Blue Ridge: Blue Rdg. (or less commonly used: Blue Rdge. or Blue Ridg.)
Blue Ridge is 2,450 feet [747 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Blue Ridge is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Blue Ridge 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 Blue Ridge: (780) and (587)<2>
Adding Blue Ridge 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.
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Blue Ridge was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Blue Ridge on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Blue Ridge ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Blue Ridge - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, North Carolina (3), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia (2) and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Blue Ridge.
Communities near Blue Ridge ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Blue Ridge.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blue Ridge ...
Looking for more information about Blue Ridge? 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 Blue Ridge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Blue Ridge.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Blue Ridge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 25 Jul 2021