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Welcome to Silver Sands ...

While we don't have a date for the establishment of Silver Sands, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated January 1, 1969.

Time Zone: Silver Sands 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 Silver Sands: (780) & (587)<1>

The Canadian Postal Code for Silver Sands: T0E<2>

Communities Also Named Silver Sands ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Silver Sands - they are located in Florida and Maryland.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Silver Sands.

Communities near Silver Sands ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Silver Sands.

  • Alberta Beach
  • Evansburg
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evansburg
    • Evansburg lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Silver Sands.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evansburg came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evansburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evansburg<4>
  • Onoway
  • Wabamun
  • Sangudo
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sangudo
    • Sangudo lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Silver Sands.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sangudo came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sangudo
  • Meso West
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meso West
    • Meso West lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Silver Sands.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meso West
  • Sunset Point
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Point
    • Sunset Point lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Silver Sands.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Point
  • Seba Beach
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seba Beach
    • Seba Beach lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Silver Sands.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seba Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seba Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seba Beach<4>
  • Ross Haven
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ross Haven
    • Ross Haven lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Silver Sands.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ross Haven
  • Val Quentin
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Val Quentin
    • Val Quentin lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Silver Sands.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Val Quentin came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Val Quentin

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Silver Sands ...

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

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Silver Sands. 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).
<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)'. 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 Silver Sands). 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 Silver Sands or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<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- Silver Sands) 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 Silver Sands. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Silver SandsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silver Sands. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.6358, Longitude: -114.6581    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.




 

 

 

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