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Welcome to Wandering River ...

A typical abbreviation for Wandering River: Wandering Riv.

Wandering River is 1,880 feet [573 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Wandering River 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 Wandering River: (780) & (587)<2>

Communities near Wandering River ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wandering River and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Atmore   [Map]   ---   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Breynat   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Calling Lake   [Map]   ---   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Centre Calling Lake   [Map]   ---   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Donatville   [Map]   ---   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Grassland   [Map]   ---   S   27 miles [43.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Wandering River.

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 Wandering River. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wandering River:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wandering River ...

Looking for more information about Wandering River? 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 Wandering River, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wandering River.

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

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


Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wandering River - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wandering River. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.2014, Longitude: -112.4664     [Map].

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