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Welcome to Slocan ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Slocan, 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 1956.
The village of Slocan is 1,920 feet [585 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Slocan 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).
Note: If you leave Slocan and travel east, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
Telephone area codes for Slocan: (250) and (778)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Slocan: V0G<3>
Communities near Slocan ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Slocan.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Slocan ...
Looking for more information about Slocan? 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 Slocan, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Slocan.
Adding Slocan 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 Slocan was on a map titled Road Map for British Columbia (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Slocan.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Feb 2024