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Abel Lake Forest, Virginia

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Welcome to Abel Lake Forest ...

Abel Lake Forest is located in Stafford County.

A typical abbreviation for Abel Lake Forest: Able Lk. Forest

Abel Lake Forest is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Abel Lake Forest lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Abel Lake Forest is within the (540) area code.

Communities near Abel Lake Forest ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Abel Lake Forest and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Canterbury Village   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Dumfries   [Map]   5,186   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fredericksburg   [Map]   28,297   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hartwood Village   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
King James Village   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Meadowood Village   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Abel Lake Forest.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abel Lake Forest. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abel Lake Forest. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abel Lake Forest.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Abel Lake Forest:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abel Lake Forest ...

Looking for more information about Abel Lake Forest? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Abel Lake Forest? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abel Lake Forest, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Abel Lake Forest.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Abel Lake Forest. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Stafford County: www.co.stafford.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abel Lake Forest - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Abel Lake Forest. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Abel Lake Forest) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abel Lake Forest. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4105, Longitude: -77.4829     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Abel Lake Forest have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Abel Lake Forest.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Abel Lake Forest.