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Welcome to Alexis Creek ...

A typical abbreviation for Alexis Creek: Alexis Crk. (or less commonly used: Alexis Ck. or Alexis Cr.)

The origin (or the toponymy) of Alexis Creek: Named after Chilcotin Chief 'Alexis'.

Alexis Creek is 2,450 feet [747 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Alexis Creek is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Alexis Creek 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 Alexis Creek: (250) & (778)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Alexis Creek: V0L<3>

Communities near Alexis Creek ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Alexis Creek and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2006<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Big Creek   [Map]   ---   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Chezacut   [Map]   ---   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Chilanko Forks   [Map]   ---   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Hanceville   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
McLeese Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Redstone   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Alexis Creek.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alexis Creek ...

Looking for more information about Alexis Creek? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Alexis Creek, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Alexis Creek.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Alexis Creek. 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.

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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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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alexis Creek - 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). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Alexis Creek.

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<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)'. In the case of Alexis Creek, we provide only the FSA and not the 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 Alexis Creek). 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 Alexis Creek or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Alexis Creek. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alexis Creek) 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 Alexis Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alexis Creek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alexis Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.0833, Longitude: -123.2833     [Map].

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<5>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Alexis Creek 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 Alexis Creek.