Welcome to Eckville ...
The town of Eckville was founded in 1905 and was incorporated as a town in 1966.
Time Zone: Eckville 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 Eckville: (403) and (587)<1>
The Canadian Postal Code for Eckville: T0M<2>
Websites for Eckville ...
Official Website: www.eckville.com/
Communities Also Named Eckville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Eckville - it's located in Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Eckville.
Communities near Eckville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Eckville.
- Sylvan Lake
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norglenwold
- Norglenwold lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Eckville
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norglenwold came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Norglenwold
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leslieville
- Leslieville lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Eckville
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Leslieville
- Continue List (6 more) ...
- Kountry Meadows
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kountry Meadows
- Kountry Meadows lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Eckville
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Kountry Meadows
- Gull Lake
- Jarvis Bay
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jarvis Bay
- Jarvis Bay lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Eckville
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jarvis Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Jarvis Bay
- Spruce View
- Sunbreaker Cove
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunbreaker Cove
- Sunbreaker Cove lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Eckville
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunbreaker Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunbreaker Cove
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Eckville ...
Looking for more information about Eckville? 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 Eckville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Eckville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Eckville: www.eckville.com/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
|<1>||Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).|
|<2>||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 Eckville). 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 Eckville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.|
|<3>||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 from Point A (ie- Eckville) 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 Eckville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EckvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Eckville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.3611, Longitude: -114.3680 |
|<4>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<5>||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.|