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Welcome to Etzikom ...



While we don't have a date for the founding of Etzikom, 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.

Etzikom is 2,890 feet [881 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Etzikom is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Etzikom 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 Etzikom, 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.

Area codes for Etzikom: (403) & (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Etzikom: T0K<3>

Communities near Etzikom ...

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

  • Foremost
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the west)
  • Nemiskam ‑ Historic
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nemiskam
  • Pakowki ‑ Historic
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Pakowki. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pakowki
  • Orion
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orion
  • Altorado ‑ Historic
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the west)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Altorado. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altorado
  • Conquerville ‑ Historic
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Conquerville. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conquerville
    • Conquerville has also been known as:
    • Maleb
  • Manyberries
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the east)
  • Legend ‑ Historic
    (22 miles [35.4 km] to the west)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Legend. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Legend
  • Bow Island
    (29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bow Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bow Island
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bow Island <4>
  • Seven Persons
    (29 miles [46.7 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seven Persons came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seven Persons

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Etzikom ...

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

Adding Etzikom 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.

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

For more details, see References and Mentions for Etzikom.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Etzikom. 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 Etzikom - 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)'. In the case of Etzikom, we provide only the FSA and not the 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 Etzikom). 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 Etzikom or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<6>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.









 

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