Welcome to Vanscoy ...
The village of Vanscoy is 1,690 feet [515 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Vanscoy lies in the Central Standard Time Zone (CST) and does not observe daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC).
Area codes for Vanscoy: (306) and (639)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Vanscoy: S0L<3>
Communities near Vanscoy ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Vanscoy.
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delisle
- Delisle lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Vanscoy
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delisle came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Delisle
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delisle<5>
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Asquith
- Asquith lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Vanscoy
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Asquith came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Asquith
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Furdale
- Furdale lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Vanscoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Furdale
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- Cedar Villa Estates
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Villa Estates
- Cedar Villa Estates lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Vanscoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Villa Estates
- Beaver Creek
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Creek
- Beaver Creek lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Vanscoy
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Creek came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Creek
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kinley
- Kinley lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Vanscoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinley
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grandora
- Grandora lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Vanscoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Grandora
- Pike Lake
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pike Lake
- Pike Lake lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Vanscoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Pike Lake
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairhaven
- Fairhaven lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Vanscoy
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairhaven
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vanscoy ...
Looking for more information about Vanscoy? 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 Vanscoy, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Vanscoy.
Adding Vanscoy 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.
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Vanscoy was on a map titled Road Map for Manitoba and Saskatchewan (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Vanscoy on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vanscoy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
|<2>||Area code (639) is an overlay for area code (306).|
|<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)'. 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 Vanscoy). 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 Vanscoy or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.|
|<4>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Vanscoy) 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 Vanscoy. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from VanscoyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vanscoy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.0000, Longitude: -106.9833 |
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||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.|