Welcome to Ashcroft ...
The village of Ashcroft is 1,930 feet [588 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Ashcroft 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).
Telephone area codes for Ashcroft: (250) & (778)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Ashcroft: V0K<3>
Communities Also Named Ashcroft ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Ashcroft - they are located in Colorado, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, South Dakota and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ashcroft.
Communities near Ashcroft ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ashcroft.
- Cache Creek
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skeetchestn
- Skeetchestn lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashcroft
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skeetchestn came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Skeetchestn
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walhachin
- Walhachin lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Ashcroft
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Walhachin
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Savona
- Savona lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Ashcroft
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Savona came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Savona
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Savona<5>
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- Spences Bridge
- Logan Lake
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan Lake
- Logan Lake lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashcroft
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Logan Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan Lake
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Logan Lake<5>
- Fountain Valley
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fountain Valley
- Fountain Valley lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the west of Ashcroft
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fountain Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Fountain Valley
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pavilion
- Pavilion lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashcroft
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Pavilion
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
- Clinton lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashcroft
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clinton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<5>
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashcroft ...
Looking for more information about Ashcroft? 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 Ashcroft, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ashcroft.
Adding Ashcroft to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ashcroft was
We also found Ashcroft on a map titled Gulf Oil Map of British Columbia (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ashcroft on our Genealogy Page.
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|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashcroft - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
|<2>||Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (250).|
|<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 Ashcroft). 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 Ashcroft 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 '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- Ashcroft) 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 Ashcroft. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AshcroftOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashcroft. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.7167, Longitude: -121.2667 |
|<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.|