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Welcome to Harrison Hot Springs ...



While we don't have a date for the founding of Harrison Hot Springs, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1925.

A typical abbreviation for Harrison Hot Springs: Harrison Hot Spgs. (or less commonly used: Harrison Hot Spngs. or Harrison Hot Sprngs.)

Time Zone: Harrison Hot Springs 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 Harrison Hot Springs: (604) and (778)<1>

The Canadian Postal Code for Harrison Hot Springs: V0M<2>

Communities near Harrison Hot Springs ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Harrison Hot Springs.

  • Chilliwack
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Chilliwack. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilliwack
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chilliwack <4>
  • Hope
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
  • Cultus Lake
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
  • Agassiz
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the south)
  • Popkum
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the south)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Popkum. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Popkum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Popkum <4>
  • Rosedale
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosedale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosedale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosedale <4>
  • Bridal Falls
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridal Falls came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridal Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridal Falls <4>
  • Harrison Mills
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
  • Hemlock Valley
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hemlock Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hemlock Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hemlock Valley <4>
  • Laidlaw
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laidlaw came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laidlaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laidlaw <4>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Harrison Hot Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Harrison Hot Springs.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Harrison Hot Springs. See our Newspapers Page for Harrison Hot Springs.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Harrison Hot Springs ...

Looking for more information about Harrison Hot Springs? 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 Harrison Hot Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Harrison Hot Springs.

Adding Harrison Hot Springs to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Harrison Hot Springs was on a map titled Map of British Columbia (from Gulf Refining, 1925).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Harrison Hot Springs.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Harrison Hot Springs. 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>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (604).
<2>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 Harrison Hot Springs). 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 Harrison Hot Springs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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.









 

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