Welcome to Botha ...
Time Zone: Botha 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 Botha: (403) and (587)<1>
The Canadian Postal Code for Botha: T0C<2>
Communities Also Named Botha ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Botha - it's located in Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Botha.
Communities near Botha ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Botha.
- Stettler (7 miles [11.3 km] to the west)
- Erskine (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
- Donalda (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
- White Sands (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Sands
- White Sands lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Botha
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- Halkirk (15 miles [24.1 km] to the east)
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- Halkirk lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Botha
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- Rochon Sands (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rochon Sands
- Rochon Sands lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Botha
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- Red Willow (10 miles [16.1 km] to the north)
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- Red Willow lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Botha
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- Gadsby (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
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- Gadsby lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Botha
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gadsby came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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- Nevis (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nevis
- Nevis lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Botha
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nevis came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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- Sabine (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
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- Sabine lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Botha
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Botha ...
Looking for more information about Botha? 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 Botha, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Botha.
Adding Botha 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 Botha 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 Botha on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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|<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 Botha). 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 Botha or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.|
|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Botha) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Botha. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BothaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Botha. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.3075, Longitude: -112.5243 |
|<4>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<5>||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.|