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Welcome to Albert Canyon ...

A typical abbreviation for Albert Canyon: Albert Cyn. (or less commonly used: Albert Canyn. or Albert Cnyn.)

Albert Canyon is 3,120 feet [951 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Albert Canyon is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Albert Canyon 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).

Note: If you travel east from Albert Canyon, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Telephone area codes for Albert Canyon: (250) and (778)<2>

Communities near Albert Canyon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Albert Canyon and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirDistance
Arrowhead - Historic   [Map]   ---   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Beaton   [Map]   ---   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Beavermouth   [Map]   ---   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Glacier   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Revelstoke   [Map]   7,230   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Rogers Pass   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Albert Canyon.

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 Albert Canyon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Albert Canyon:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Albert Canyon ...

Looking for more information about Albert Canyon? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (250).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Albert Canyon) 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 Albert Canyon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Albert Canyon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albert Canyon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.1333, Longitude: -117.8667     [Map].

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