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Welcome to Lake Saskatoon ...

Although we found mention of Lake Saskatoon during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Lake Saskatoon was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Lake Saskatoon to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Lake Saskatoon, please Contact Us.


A typical abbreviation for Lake Saskatoon: Lk. Saskatoon

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Lake Saskatoon might be (or was) located is 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).

We believe that Lake Saskatoon would be found within the (780) & (587)<2> area codes.

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 Lake Saskatoon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Saskatoon ...

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

Communities near Lake Saskatoon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Grande Prairie   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the East (E) of Lake Saskatoon

Sexsmith   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lake Saskatoon

Beaverlodge   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Lake Saskatoon

Clairmont   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Lake Saskatoon

Wembley   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of Lake Saskatoon

Hythe   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Lake Saskatoon

Buffalo Lake   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Lake Saskatoon

La Glace   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Lake Saskatoon

Riverview Pines Subdivision   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lake Saskatoon

Valhalla Centre   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Lake Saskatoon

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

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

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 south past Lake Saskatoon and then turned west". While Lake Saskatoon could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Lake Saskatoon 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 Miller Creek to see Pete ... Miller 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 Lake Saskatoon 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.
<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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lake Saskatoon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Saskatoon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.2333, Longitude: -119.1167     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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