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Buck Lake, Alberta

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Welcome to Buck Lake ...

A typical abbreviation for Buck Lake: Buck Lk.

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Buck Lake had a population of 129 people.<1>

Time Zone: Buck 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 Buck Lake: (780) and (587)<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Buck Lake had a population of 129 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Buck Lake had a population of 129 people.


More information can be found on the Census Page for Buck Lake.

Communities near Buck Lake ...

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 you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2006
Alder Flats   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Alsike   [Map]   ---   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Antross   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Boggy Hall   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Breton   [Map]   550   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Buck Creek   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Buck Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Buck Lake - it's located in Ontario.

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

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 Buck Lake. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Buck Lake ...

Looking for more information about Buck Lake? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Buck Lake, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Buck Lake.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Buck Lake. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Buck Lake 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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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Buck Lake.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Buck Lake. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Buck Lake) 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 Buck Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Buck Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Buck Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9379, Longitude: -114.8371     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Buck Lake.