Calais, Alberta

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Calais is located in Alberta
Calais
Calais
Location of Calais, Alberta
Sturgeon Lake

Calais is an unincorporated community in northern Alberta, on the south shore of Sturgeon Lake, surrounded by the Sturgeon Lake Cree Nation in the Municipal District of Greenview No. 16. It is located 0.5 kilometres (0.31 mi) north of Highway 43, 83 kilometres (52 mi) east of Grande Prairie.

The community has the name of a local Roman Catholic priest.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Place-names of Alberta. Ottawa: Geographic Board of Canada. 1928. p. 28. 

Coordinates: 55°04′25″N 117°29′51″W / 55.07361°N 117.49750°W / 55.07361; -117.49750 (Calais)