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Welcome to Line Creek ...

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

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


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

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

Note: If you travel south from Line Creek, you will soon leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

We believe that Line Creek would be found within the (250) & (778)<2> area codes.

Communities Also Named Line Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Line Creek - it's located in Kentucky.

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

Communities near Line Creek ...

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

  • Sparwood
  • Elkford
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkford came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkford
    • Elkford lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Line Creek
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkford<4>
  • Elk Prairie
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk Prairie
    • Elk Prairie lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Line Creek
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Prairie
  • Round Prairie
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Round Prairie
    • Round Prairie lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Line Creek
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Round Prairie
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Crowsnest
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crowsnest
      • Crowsnest lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Line Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crowsnest
    • Crowsnest
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crowsnest
      • Crowsnest lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Line Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crowsnest
    • Hosmer
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hosmer
      • Hosmer lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Line Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hosmer
    • Coleman
    • Crowsnest Pass
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crowsnest Pass came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crowsnest Pass
      • Crowsnest Pass lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the southeast of Line Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crowsnest Pass
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crowsnest Pass<4>
    • Blairmore

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Line Creek ...

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

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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 Line Creek and then turned east". While Line Creek could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Line Creek 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 Miller Creek to see Pete ... Miller 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 Line Creek 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>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (250).
<3>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- Line Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Line Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.8647, Longitude: -114.8533    
<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 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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