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Welcome to Wapella ...

The town of Wapella is 1,920 feet [585 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Wapella 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).

Note: If you travel east from Wapella (for example, toward Birtle (MB)), you will leave Central Standard Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.

Area codes for Wapella: (306) & (639)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Wapella: S0G<3>

Communities Also Named Wapella ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Wapella - it's located in Illinois.

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

Communities near Wapella ...

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

  • Moosomin
  • Whitewood
  • Rocanville
  • Welwyn
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Welwyn
    • Welwyn lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Wapella
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Welwyn came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Welwyn
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tantallon
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tantallon
      • Tantallon lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Wapella
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tantallon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tantallon
    • Burrows
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burrows
      • Burrows lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Wapella
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burrows
    • Poplar Grove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poplar Grove
      • Poplar Grove lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Wapella
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poplar Grove
    • Saint Hubert Mission
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Hubert Mission
      • Saint Hubert Mission lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Wapella
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Hubert Mission
    • Kelso
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kelso
      • Kelso lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the south of Wapella
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kelso
    • Langbank
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Langbank
      • Langbank lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the southwest of Wapella
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Langbank came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langbank

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wapella ...

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

Adding Wapella to Our Gazetteer ...

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Wapella was

We also found Wapella on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Saskatchewan (1956).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Saskatchewan: www.saskatchewan.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wapella - 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 Wapella). 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 Wapella 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 from Point A (ie- Wapella) 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 Wapella. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WapellaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wapella. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.2643, Longitude: -101.9717    
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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