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Welcome to Waterton Park ...

Waterton Park is 4,200 feet [1,280 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Waterton Park is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Waterton Park 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).

Note: If you travel west from Waterton Park, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

Telephone area codes for Waterton Park: (403) and (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Waterton Park: T0K<3>

Communities near Waterton Park ...

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

  • Mountain View
  • Twin Butte
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twin Butte
    • Twin Butte lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Waterton Park.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twin Butte came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twin Butte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Twin Butte<5>
  • Chief Mountain
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    • Chief Mountain lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Waterton Park.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chief Mountain
  • Beazer
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beazer
    • Beazer lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the east of Waterton Park.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beazer came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beazer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beazer<5>
  • Hill Spring
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hill Spring
    • Hill Spring lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Waterton Park.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hill Spring came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hill Spring
  • Leavitt
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leavitt
    • Leavitt lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Waterton Park.
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  • Carway
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carway
    • Carway lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the east of Waterton Park.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carway came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carway
  • Glenwood
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood
    • Glenwood lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Waterton Park.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
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  • Cardston
  • Beaver Mines
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Mines
    • Beaver Mines lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Waterton Park.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Mines came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Mines
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaver Mines<5>

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Waterton Park ...

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

Adding Waterton Park to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Waterton Park.

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Waterton Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).
<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 Waterton Park). 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 Waterton Park 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Waterton Park) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Waterton Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Waterton ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Waterton Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.0500, Longitude: -113.9167    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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