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Welcome to Bowness ...

Bowness is 3,530 feet [1,076 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Bowness is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Bowness 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 Bowness: (403) & (587)<2>

Communities near Bowness ...

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

  • Calgary
  • Airdrie
  • Cochrane
  • Chestermere
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chestermere came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chestermere
    • Chestermere lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Bowness
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chestermere
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chestermere<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bragg Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bragg Creek came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bragg Creek
      • Bragg Creek lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Bowness
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bragg Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bragg Creek<4>
    • Cochrane Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cochrane Lake
      • Cochrane Lake lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Bowness
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cochrane Lake
    • Heritage Woods
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heritage Woods
      • Heritage Woods lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southwest of Bowness
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heritage Woods
    • High Point Estates
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for High Point Estates
      • High Point Estates lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Bowness
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on High Point Estates
    • Shepard
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shepard
      • Shepard lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Bowness
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shepard
    • Huntington Hills
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington Hills
      • Huntington Hills lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Bowness
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington Hills

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bowness ...

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bowness. 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 Bowness - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Bowness) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bowness. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.0833, Longitude: -114.1667    
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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