A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Cold Lake, Alberta
Welcome to Cold Lake (aka 'Cold Lake North') ...
A typical abbreviation for Cold Lake: Cold Lk.
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Cold Lake, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated as a city October 1, 2000.
The city of Cold Lake has also been called Cold Lake North.
The city of Cold Lake is 1,820 feet [555 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Cold 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).
Note: If you travel east from Cold Lake (for example, toward Goodsoil (SK)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Standard Time Zone (CST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.
Telephone area codes for Cold Lake: (780) & (587)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Cold Lake: T9M<3>
Websites for Cold Lake ...
Official Website: www.coldlake.com/
Adding Cold Lake 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 Cold Lake 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 Cold Lake on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Cold Lake ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Cold Lake - it's located in Manitoba.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cold Lake.
Communities near Cold Lake ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cold Lake.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cold Lake ...
Looking for more information about Cold 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Cold Lake, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cold Lake.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Cold Lake: www.coldlake.com/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 27 Jul 2021