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Welcome to Adams Lake ...

A typical abbreviation for Adams Lake: Adams Lk.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Adams Lake for more information about variations on the name of Adams Lake.

Time Zone: Adams Lake lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: PST- Heure Normale du Pacifique (HNP), PDT- Heure Avancée du Pacifique (HAP).

Area codes for Adams Lake: (250) & (778)<1>

Communities near Adams Lake ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Adams Lake and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2006<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Blind Bay   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Blucher Hall   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chase   [Map]   2,409   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lee Creek   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Louis Creek   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Notch Hill   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Adams Lake.

Communities Also Named Adams Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Adams Lake - it's located in Indiana.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adams Lake. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Adams Lake:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adams Lake ...

Looking for more information about Adams Lake? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Adams Lake? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Adams Lake, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Adams Lake.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Adams Lake. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of British Columbia: www.gov.bc.ca/



Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (250). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Adams Lake.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Adams Lake. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adams Lake) 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 Adams Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Adams Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adams Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.9667, Longitude: -119.6833     [Map].

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<3>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Adams Lake 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Adams Lake.