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Welcome to Dentville ...

Although we found mention of Dentville during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Dentville was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Dentville to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Dentville, please Contact Us.

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Dentville might be (or was) located is 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).

Communities Also Named Dentville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named Dentville - they are located in Mississippi and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Dentville ...

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

  • Lions Bay
    (18 miles [29 km] to the south)
  • Woodfibre
    (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodfibre came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodfibre
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodfibre <2>
  • Britannia Beach
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the south)
  • Paradise Valley
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the north)
  • Furry Creek
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Furry Creek came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Furry Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Furry Creek <2>
  • Oliver's Landing
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
  • McNab Creek
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest)
  • Anvil Island
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest)
  • Garibaldi
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garibaldi came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garibaldi
  • Charles Creek
    (20 miles [32.2 km] to the south)

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dentville ...

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

The official website for Province of British Columbia:

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Dentville and then turned east". While Dentville could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Dentville as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Dentville could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>If we 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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