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Welcome to Bretona ...

Bretona is 2,380 feet [725 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Bretona is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Bretona 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 Bretona: (780) & (587)<2>

Communities near Bretona ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Edmonton   [Map]   730,372   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   N   18 miles [29 km]
Hay Lakes   [Map]   362   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Bretona.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bretona. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bretona:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bretona ...

Looking for more information about Bretona? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Bretona? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bretona, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bretona.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bretona. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bretona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Bretona. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bretona) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bretona. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.4333, Longitude: -113.3333     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Bretona were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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This page was last modified: 15 Oct 2018
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