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Welcome to Alder Point ...

Alder Point is located on the northeast coast of Cape Breton (on the Cabot Strait).

A typical abbreviation for Alder Point: Alder Pt.

Time Zone: Alder Point lies in the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: AST- Heure Normale de l'Atlantique (HNA), ADT- Heure Avancée de l'Atlantique (HAA).

Alder Point is located in the (902) area code.

Communities near Alder Point ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alder Point and not the distance if driven.<1>.

Community   DirDistance
Big Bras d'Or   [Map]     W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Black Rock   [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
Dalem Lake   [Map]     SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Glace Bay   [Map]     SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Groves Point   [Map]     SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hillside Boularderie   [Map]     SW   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Alder Point.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alder Point. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alder Point:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alder Point ...

Looking for more information about Alder Point? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Nova Scotia: https://novascotia.ca

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Alder Point) 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 Alder Point. 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 Alder Point

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alder Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.3089, Longitude: -60.2807     [Map].

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This page was last modified: 18 Feb 2019