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Welcome to Fort Assiniboine ...



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

A typical abbreviation for Fort Assiniboine: Ft. Assiniboine

Fort Assiniboine is 1,990 feet [607 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Fort Assiniboine 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 Fort Assiniboine: (780) & (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Fort Assiniboine: T0G<3>

Communities near Fort Assiniboine ...

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

  • Peavine
    (18 miles [29 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peavine came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peavine
  • Camp Creek
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast)
  • Tiger Lily
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tiger Lily came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tiger Lily
  • Campsie
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Campsie came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campsie
  • Bloomsbury
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
  • Neerlandia
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the east)
  • Vega
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vega
  • Roselea
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roselea
  • Barrhead
    (20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast)
  • Lone Pine
    (24 miles [38.6 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lone Pine came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lone Pine

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Assiniboine ...

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

Adding Fort Assiniboine to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Fort Assiniboine on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Alberta (1956).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Fort Assiniboine.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fort Assiniboine. 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 Fort Assiniboine - 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)'. In the case of Fort Assiniboine, 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 Fort Assiniboine). 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 Fort Assiniboine or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<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>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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