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Welcome to Lac des Arcs ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Lac des Arcs had a population of 127 people.<1>

Time Zone: Lac des Arcs 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 Lac des Arcs: (403) & (587)<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Lac des Arcs had a population of 127 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Lac des Arcs had a population of 127 people.

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More information can be found on the Census Page for Lac des Arcs.

Communities near Lac des Arcs ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Lac des Arcs and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Banff   [Map]   6,700   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Canmore   [Map]   12,039   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dead Man's Flats   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Georgetown - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ghost Lake   [Map]   78   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Harvie Heights   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Lac des Arcs.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lac des Arcs. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lac des Arcs:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lac des Arcs ...

Looking for more information about Lac des Arcs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Lac des Arcs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Lac des Arcs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Lac des Arcs.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lac des Arcs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Lac des Arcs were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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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' (or point-to-point) distance from Lac des Arcs. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lac des Arcs) 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 Lac des Arcs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lac des Arcs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lac des Arcs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.0548, Longitude: -115.1544     [Map].

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