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Welcome to Valleyview ...



While we don't have a date for the founding of Valleyview, 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.

The town of Valleyview is 2,350 feet [716 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Valleyview is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Valleyview 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 Valleyview: (780) and (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Valleyview: T0H<3>

Websites for Valleyview ...

Official Website: www.valleyview.govoffice.com/

Communities Also Named Valleyview ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 6 communities that are also named Valleyview - they are located in British Columbia, Ohio (2), Ontario, South Dakota and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Valleyview ...

We have created a list of 6 communities that are near Valleyview.

  • Calais
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calais came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calais
  • New Fish Creek
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Fish Creek came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Fish Creek
  • Sunset House
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset House came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset House
  • Enilda
    (24 miles [38.6 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enilda came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enilda
  • Whitemud Creek
    (28 miles [45.1 km] to the north)
  • Crooked Creek
    (29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crooked Creek came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crooked Creek

TripAdvisor Tourism Page for Valleyview ...

Looking for more information about Valleyview? 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.

You can learn more by visiting the TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valleyview.

Adding Valleyview to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

For more details, see References and Mentions for Valleyview.

The official website for Valleyview: www.valleyview.govoffice.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Valleyview - 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 Valleyview). 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 Valleyview or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>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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