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Welcome to Gem ...

Gem is 2,500 feet [762 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Gem is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Gem 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 Gem: (403) & (587)<2>

Communities Also Named Gem ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Gem - they are located in Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas (2), Michigan, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gem.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gem. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gem:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gem ...

Looking for more information about Gem? 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.

Looking for more information about Gem? 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 Gem, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Gem.

Communities near Gem ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Bassano   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Gem

Duchess   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Gem

Rosemary   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Gem

Verger   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Gem

Finnegan   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Gem

Hussar   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) of Gem

Cluny   [Map]

Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West (W) of Gem

Dorothy   [Map]

Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North (N) of Gem

Millicent   [Map]

Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Gem

Steveville   [Map]

Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the East (E) of Gem

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Gem.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gem. 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 Gem - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gem) 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 Gem. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gem

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gem. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.9500, Longitude: -112.1833     [Map].

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