Welcome to Lavoy ...
The village of Lavoy is 2,270 feet [692 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Lavoy is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Lavoy 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 Lavoy: (780) and (587)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Lavoy: T0B<3>
Adding Lavoy 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 Lavoy 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 Lavoy on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Lavoy ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Lavoy - it's located in West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lavoy.
Communities near Lavoy ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lavoy.
- Two Hills
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Two Hills
- Two Hills lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Lavoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Two Hills
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranfurly
- Ranfurly lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Lavoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranfurly
- Continue List (6 more) ...
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inland
- Inland lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Lavoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Inland
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kaleland
- Kaleland lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Lavoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Kaleland
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haight
- Haight lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the west of Lavoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Haight
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Musidora
- Musidora lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Lavoy
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Musidora came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Musidora
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beauvallon
- Beauvallon lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Lavoy
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beauvallon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Beauvallon
- Hairy Hill
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hairy Hill
- Hairy Hill lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the north of Lavoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Hairy Hill
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lavoy ...
Looking for more information about Lavoy? 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 Lavoy, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Lavoy.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lavoy. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lavoy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
|<2>||Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).|
|<3>||The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. In the case of Lavoy, we provide only the FSA and not the LDU. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Lavoy). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Lavoy or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.|
|<4>||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- Lavoy) 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 Lavoy. 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 LavoyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lavoy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.4576, Longitude: -111.8654 |
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||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.|