Welcome to Cremona ...
The village of Cremona is 3,730 feet [1,137 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Cremona is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Cremona 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 Cremona: (403) & (587)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Cremona: T0M<3>
Communities Also Named Cremona ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Cremona - they are located in Kansas (3), Maryland and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cremona.
Communities near Cremona ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cremona.
- Didsbury (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
- Carstairs (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
- Sundre (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
- Dogpound (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dogpound
- Dogpound lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Cremona
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- Water Valley (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Water Valley
- Water Valley lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Cremona
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Water Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Water Valley
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Water Valley<5>
- Bottrell (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bottrell
- Bottrell lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Cremona
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- Bergen (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bergen
- Bergen lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Cremona
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- Madden (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madden
- Madden lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Cremona
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madden came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Madden
- Cochrane Lake (20 miles [32.2 km] to the south)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cochrane Lake
- Cochrane Lake lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the south of Cremona
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- Crossfield (21 miles [33.8 km] to the east)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crossfield
- Crossfield lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the east of Cremona
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crossfield came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Crossfield
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crossfield<5>
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cremona ...
Looking for more information about Cremona? 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 Cremona, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Cremona.
Adding Cremona 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 Cremona 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 Cremona on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cremona. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cremona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
|<2>||Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).|
|<3>||The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Cremona). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Cremona or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.|
|<4>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cremona) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cremona. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CremonaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cremona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.5451, Longitude: -114.4885 |
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||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.|