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Welcome to Canyon Creek ...

Canyon Creek is located in Lewis and Clark County<1>.

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

Canyon Creek is 4,340 feet [1,323 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Canyon Creek is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Canyon Creek lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Canyon Creek lies within the (406) area code.

The ZIP code for Canyon Creek: 59633<3>

Communities Also Named Canyon Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Canyon Creek - they are located in Alberta, Georgia, Idaho and Texas.

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

Communities near Canyon Creek ...

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

  • Helena [Lewis and Clark County]
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    • Helena [Lewis and Clark County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Canyon Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,737 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helena<5>
  • Marysville [Lewis and Clark County] - Historic
  • Silver City [Lewis and Clark County]
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    • Silver City [Lewis and Clark County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Canyon Creek
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silver City
  • Atlantic City [Lewis and Clark County] - Historic
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    • Atlantic City [Lewis and Clark County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Canyon Creek
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Atlantic City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Birdseye [Lewis and Clark County]
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      • Birdseye [Lewis and Clark County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Canyon Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birdseye
    • Austin [Lewis and Clark County]
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      • Austin [Lewis and Clark County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Canyon Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Austin
    • Fort Harrison [Lewis and Clark County]
    • Blackfoot City [Powell County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackfoot City
      • Blackfoot City [Powell County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Canyon Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackfoot City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Frontier Town [Lewis and Clark County]
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      • Frontier Town [Lewis and Clark County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Canyon Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frontier Town have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frontier Town
    • Wolf Creek [Lewis and Clark County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Canyon Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Canyon Creek.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Canyon Creek. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Canyon Creek.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Canyon Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Canyon Creek.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Canyon Creek ...

Looking for more information about Canyon 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Canyon Creek, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Canyon Creek.

Adding Canyon Creek to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Canyon Creek in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Canyon Creek was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Canyon Creek. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Lewis and Clark County: www.co.lewis-clark.mt.us/

The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Montana's counties, including Lewis and Clark, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Canyon Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Canyon Creek). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Canyon Creek or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Canyon Creek) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Canyon Creek. 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 Canyon CreekOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Canyon Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8056, Longitude: -112.2641    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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