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Welcome to High Prairie ...

A typical abbreviation for High Prairie: High Pr.

The town of High Prairie is 1,990 feet [607 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: High Prairie 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 High Prairie: (780) and (587)<2>

Websites for High Prairie ...

Official Website: www.highprairie.ca/

Adding High Prairie 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.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for High Prairie was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for High Prairie on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named High Prairie ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named High Prairie - they are located in Illinois, Kansas (2), Missouri and Texas.

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

Communities near High Prairie ...

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

  • Grouard Mission
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grouard Mission
    • Grouard Mission lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of High Prairie
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grouard Mission came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grouard Mission
  • Triangle
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Triangle
    • Triangle lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of High Prairie
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Triangle
  • Arcadia
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arcadia
    • Arcadia lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of High Prairie
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcadia
  • Grouard
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kathleen
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kathleen
      • Kathleen lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of High Prairie
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kathleen
    • Joussard
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joussard
      • Joussard lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the east of High Prairie
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joussard
    • Sunset House
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset House
      • Sunset House lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the southwest of High Prairie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset House came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset House
    • McLennan
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McLennan
      • McLennan lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the northwest of High Prairie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McLennan came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McLennan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McLennan<5>
    • Guy
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guy
      • Guy lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<3> to the west of High Prairie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guy came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guy
    • Drift Pile River 150
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drift Pile River 150
      • Drift Pile River 150 lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<3> to the east of High Prairie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drift Pile River 150 came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drift Pile River 150

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for High Prairie ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for High Prairie: www.highprairie.ca/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around High Prairie - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- High Prairie) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for High Prairie. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from High PrairieOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in High Prairie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.4333, Longitude: -116.4833    
<4>If we have 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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