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Welcome to Exshaw ...



While we don't have a date for the founding of Exshaw, 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 1925.

Time Zone: Exshaw 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 Exshaw: (403) & (587)<1>

The Canadian Postal Code for Exshaw: T0L<2>

Communities near Exshaw ...

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

  • Canmore
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
  • Harvie Heights
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harvie Heights came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harvie Heights
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harvie Heights <3>
  • Ghost Lake
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
  • Waiparous
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waiparous came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waiparous
  • Seebe
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seebe came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seebe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seebe <3>
  • Dead Man's Flats
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the west)
  • Kovach ‑ Historic
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Kovach. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kovach
  • Ozada ‑ Historic
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ozada
  • Georgetown ‑ Historic
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Georgetown. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georgetown
  • Morley
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morley <3>

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Exshaw ...

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

Adding Exshaw to Our Gazetteer ...

The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Exshaw was on a map titled Map of British Columbia (from Gulf Refining, 1925).

We also found Exshaw on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Southern Alberta (1951).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Exshaw.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Exshaw. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<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 Exshaw). 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 Exshaw or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<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.









 

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