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Welcome to Groundbirch ...

Groundbirch is 2,340 feet [713 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Groundbirch is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Groundbirch lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).

Area codes for Groundbirch: (250) & (778)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Groundbirch: V0C<3>

Communities near Groundbirch ...

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

  • Sunset Prairie
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    • Sunset Prairie lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Groundbirch.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Prairie came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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  • Progress
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    • Progress lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Groundbirch.
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  • East Pine
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    • East Pine lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Groundbirch.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Pine came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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  • Arras
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    • Arras lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Groundbirch.
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  • Farmington
  • Bond
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    • Bond lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Groundbirch.
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  • Fellers Heights
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    • Fellers Heights lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Groundbirch.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fellers Heights came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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  • Pine Valley
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    • Pine Valley lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Groundbirch.
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  • Tower Lake
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    • Tower Lake lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Groundbirch.
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  • Lone Prairie
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    • Lone Prairie lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the southwest of Groundbirch.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lone Prairie came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Groundbirch ...

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

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Groundbirch. 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 Groundbirch - 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)'. In the case of Groundbirch, 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 Groundbirch). 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 Groundbirch 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Groundbirch) 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 Groundbirch. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GroundbirchOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Groundbirch. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.7813, Longitude: -120.9235    
<5>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.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

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