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Welcome to Rocky Rapids ...

A typical abbreviation for Rocky Rapids: Rocky Rpds.

Time Zone: Rocky Rapids 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 Rocky Rapids: (780) & (587)<1>

The Canadian Postal Code for Rocky Rapids: T0E<2>

Communities near Rocky Rapids ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirDistance
Berrymoor   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Buck Creek   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Burtonsville   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Drayton Valley   [Map]   6,893   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Entwistle   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lindale   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Rocky Rapids.

See 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 Rocky Rapids. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Rocky Rapids:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rocky Rapids ...

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

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).

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<2>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 Rocky Rapids, 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 Rocky Rapids). 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 Rocky Rapids or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<3>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 from Point A (ie- Rocky Rapids) 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 Rocky Rapids. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rocky Rapids

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rocky Rapids. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.2797, Longitude: -114.9522     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Rocky Rapids 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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