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Kimball, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Although we found mention of Kimball during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer..

When we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

While we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page that is specific to Kimball, there are nearby communities that are likely to provide the information that you're looking for. If you want to learn more about those communities, the following map should be of help.

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Kimball - within 50 miles [80.5 km]<2>.

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 12 communities listed:


13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Kimball

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Beazer


9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Kimball

Population: 3,580

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Cardston

Del Bonita

19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Kimball

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Del Bonita

Fort MacLeod

45 miles [72.4 km] to the North (N) of Kimball

Population: 3,117

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Fort MacLeod


45 miles [72.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Kimball

Population: 83,517

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Lethbridge


27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Kimball

Population: 2,217

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Magrath

Milk River

50 miles [80.5 km] to the East (E) of Kimball

Population: 816

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Milk River

Mountain View

18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Kimball

Population: 80

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Mountain View

Pincher Creek

43 miles [69.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Kimball

Population: 3,685

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Pincher Creek


35 miles [56.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Kimball

Population: 3,743

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Raymond

Twin Butte

31 miles [49.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Kimball

Population: 10

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Twin Butte


46 miles [74 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Kimball

Population: 307

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Warner

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Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past Kimball and then turned east". While Kimball could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Kimball as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Kimball could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

Since confusion between is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Alberta community named Kimball.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kimball) 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 Kimball. 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 Kimball

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kimball. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.0833, Longitude: -113.2000     [Map].

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