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Welcome to Malakwa ...

Malakwa is 1,470 feet [448 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Malakwa 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 Malakwa: (250) & (778)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Malakwa: V0E<3>

Adding Malakwa 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.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Malakwa was on a map titled Map of British Columbia (from Gulf Refining, 1925).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Malakwa on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Malakwa ...

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

  • Sicamous
  • Taft
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taft
    • Taft lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Malakwa
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taft came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taft
  • Solsqua
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Solsqua
    • Solsqua lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Malakwa
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Solsqua came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Solsqua
  • Three Valley
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Three Valley
    • Three Valley lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Malakwa
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Three Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Three Valley
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saint Ives
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Ives
      • Saint Ives lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Malakwa
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Ives
    • Anglemont
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anglemont
      • Anglemont lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Malakwa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anglemont came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anglemont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anglemont<5>
    • Celista
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Celista
      • Celista lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Malakwa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Celista came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Celista
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Celista<5>
    • Mara
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mara
      • Mara lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Malakwa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mara came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mara
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mara<5>
    • Paradise Point
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paradise Point
      • Paradise Point lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Malakwa
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paradise Point
    • Eagle Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Bay
      • Eagle Bay lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the west of Malakwa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Bay

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Malakwa ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Malakwa. 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 Malakwa - 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 Malakwa, 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 Malakwa). 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 Malakwa 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 from Point A (ie- Malakwa) 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 Malakwa. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MalakwaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Malakwa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.9333, Longitude: -118.7833    
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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