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Welcome to Chip Lake ...



While we don't have a date for the founding of Chip Lake, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1951.

A typical abbreviation for Chip Lake: Chip Lk.

Chip Lake is 2,600 feet [792 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Chip Lake is ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Chip 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 Chip Lake: (780) & (587)<2>

Communities near Chip Lake ...

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

  • Evansburg
    (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evansburg came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evansburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evansburg <4>
  • Wildwood
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wildwood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wildwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wildwood <4>
  • Niton Junction
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niton Junction came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niton Junction
  • Mackay
    (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mackay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mackay
  • Nojack
    (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nojack came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nojack
  • Carrot Creek
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrot Creek came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carrot Creek
  • Rangeton
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rangeton
  • Entwistle
    (20 miles [32.2 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Entwistle came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Entwistle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Entwistle <4>
  • Peers
    (22 miles [35.4 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peers came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peers
  • Cynthia
    (23 miles [37 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cynthia came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cynthia

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chip Lake ...

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

Adding Chip Lake to Our Gazetteer ...

The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Chip Lake was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

We also found Chip Lake on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Alberta (1956).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Chip Lake.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chip Lake. 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 Chip Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).
<3>If we 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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.









 

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