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Welcome to Tawatinaw ...

While we don't have a date for the founding of Tawatinaw, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1951.

Tawatinaw is 2,020 feet [616 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Tawatinaw 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 Tawatinaw: (780) & (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Tawatinaw: T0G<3>

Communities near Tawatinaw ...

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

  • Westlock
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
  • Thorhild
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
  • Clyde
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clyde
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  • Vimy
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vimy
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  • Rochester
    (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
  • Pibroch
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
  • Larkspur
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
  • Dapp
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
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  • Perryvale
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perryvale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perryvale
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  • Nestow
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tawatinaw ...

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

Adding Tawatinaw 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.

The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Tawatinaw was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Tawatinaw.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tawatinaw - 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)'. 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 Tawatinaw). 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 Tawatinaw or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<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 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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