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Welcome to Stony Plain ...

A typical abbreviation for Stony Plain: Stony Pln.

While we don't have a date for the establishment of Stony Plain, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated as a town December 10, 1908.

The town of Stony Plain is 2,310 feet [704 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Stony Plain is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Stony Plain 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 Stony Plain: (780) and (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Stony Plain: T7Z<3>

Websites for Stony Plain ...

Official Website: www.stonyplain.com/

Communities near Stony Plain ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Stony Plain.

  • Saint Albert
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    • Saint Albert lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Stony Plain.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Albert came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Albert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Albert<6>
  • Devon
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Devon
    • Devon lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Stony Plain.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Devon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Devon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Devon<6>
  • Alberta Beach
  • Onoway
  • Wabamun
  • Spring Lake
  • Woodland Park
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    • Woodland Park lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Stony Plain.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland Park
  • Meso West
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meso West
    • Meso West lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Stony Plain.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meso West
  • Sunset Point
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Point
    • Sunset Point lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Stony Plain.
    • 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
  • Calahoo
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calahoo
    • Calahoo lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Stony Plain.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calahoo

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stony Plain ...

Looking for more information about Stony Plain? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Stony Plain, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Stony Plain.

Adding Stony Plain to Our Gazetteer ...

From our reading, the published dated mention that we've found for Stony Plain was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

We also found Stony Plain on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Alberta (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Stony Plain.

The official website for Stony Plain: www.stonyplain.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stony Plain - 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 Stony Plain, 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 Stony Plain). 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 Stony Plain 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stony Plain) 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 Stony Plain. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stony PlainOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stony Plain. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5333, Longitude: -114.0000    
<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.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

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