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Welcome to Spillimacheen ...

Spillimacheen is 2,600 feet [792 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Spillimacheen is ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Spillimacheen 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).

Note: If you travel west from Spillimacheen, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

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

The Canadian Postal Code for Spillimacheen: V0A<3>

Communities near Spillimacheen ...

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

  • Brighouse
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brighouse came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brighouse
    • Brighouse lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Spillimacheen
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brighouse
  • Brisco
  • Kootenay Crossing
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kootenay Crossing
    • Kootenay Crossing lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Spillimacheen
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kootenay Crossing
  • Parson
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Edgewater
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewater
      • Edgewater lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Spillimacheen
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgewater
    • Harrogate
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrogate came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrogate
      • Harrogate lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Spillimacheen
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrogate
    • Radium Hot Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radium Hot Springs came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Radium Hot Springs
      • Radium Hot Springs lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Spillimacheen
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Radium Hot Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Radium Hot Springs<6>
    • Leanchoil
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leanchoil came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leanchoil
      • Leanchoil lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Spillimacheen
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leanchoil
    • McMurdo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McMurdo came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McMurdo
      • McMurdo lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Spillimacheen
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    • Dry Gulch
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dry Gulch came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dry Gulch
      • Dry Gulch lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Spillimacheen
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dry Gulch

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spillimacheen ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Spillimacheen. 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 Spillimacheen - 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 Spillimacheen, 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 Spillimacheen). 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 Spillimacheen or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>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.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Spillimacheen) 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 Spillimacheen. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spillimacheen

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spillimacheen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.9031, Longitude: -116.3628    
<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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