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Welcome to Didsbury ...

The town of Didsbury was settled in 1894 and was incorporated as a town September 6, 1906.

Didsbury is 3,350 feet [1,021 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Didsbury is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Didsbury 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 Didsbury: (403) & (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Didsbury: T0M<3>

Websites for Didsbury ...

Official Website: www.didsbury.ca/

Communities near Didsbury ...

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

  • Olds
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olds came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olds
    • Olds lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Didsbury
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olds
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olds<6>
  • Carstairs
  • Crossfield
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crossfield came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crossfield
    • Crossfield lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Didsbury
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crossfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crossfield<6>
  • Bowden
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowden came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowden
    • Bowden lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Didsbury
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowden<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cremona
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cremona
      • Cremona lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Didsbury
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cremona
    • Neapolis
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neapolis
      • Neapolis lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Didsbury
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    • Netook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Netook
      • Netook lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Didsbury
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Netook
    • Dogpound
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dogpound
      • Dogpound lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Didsbury
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dogpound
    • Henday
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henday
      • Henday lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the north of Didsbury
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henday
    • Bergen
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bergen
      • Bergen lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the west of Didsbury
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bergen

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Didsbury ...

Looking for more information about Didsbury? 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 Didsbury, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Didsbury.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Didsbury: www.didsbury.ca/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Didsbury - 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 Didsbury). 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 Didsbury or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>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.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Didsbury) 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 Didsbury. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Didsbury

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Didsbury. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.6614, Longitude: -114.1359    
<6>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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