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Welcome to Ferintosh ...



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

The village of Ferintosh is 2,520 feet [768 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Ferintosh is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Ferintosh 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 Ferintosh: (780) and (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Ferintosh: T0B<3>

Communities near Ferintosh ...

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

  • Camrose
    (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
  • Bashaw
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bashaw came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bashaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bashaw <4>
  • New Norway
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the north)
  • Bittern Lake
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the north)
  • Edberg
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edberg
  • Ohaton
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ohaton
  • Gwynne
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gwynne
  • Duhamel
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duhamel came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duhamel
  • Meeting Creek
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
  • Kelsey
    (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kelsey

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ferintosh ...

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

Adding Ferintosh 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 Ferintosh was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Ferintosh.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ferintosh. 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 Ferintosh - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).
<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 Ferintosh). 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 Ferintosh 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>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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