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Welcome to Woodpecker ...



While we don't have a date for the founding of Woodpecker, 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.

Woodpecker is 3,600 feet [1,097 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Woodpecker is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Woodpecker 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).

Telephone area codes for Woodpecker: (250) and (778)<2>

Communities near Woodpecker ...

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

  • Hixon
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hixon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hixon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hixon <4>
  • Stoner
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stoner
  • Red Rock
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Rock came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Rock
  • Strathnaver
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strathnaver came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strathnaver
  • Baldy Hughes
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baldy Hughes came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baldy Hughes
  • Buckhorn
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buckhorn
  • Beaverley
    (22 miles [35.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaverley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaverley
  • Cinema
    (23 miles [37 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cinema came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cinema
  • Mud River
    (24 miles [38.6 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mud River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mud River
  • Punchaw
    (24 miles [38.6 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Punchaw came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Punchaw

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Woodpecker ...

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

Adding Woodpecker 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 Woodpecker was on a map titled Road Map for British Columbia (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Woodpecker.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Woodpecker. 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 Woodpecker - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (250).
<3>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.
<4>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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