Chinook, Alberta

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Chinook is located in Alberta
Location of Chinook Alberta

Chinook is a hamlet in southern Alberta, Canada within Special Area No. 3.[1][2] It is located on Highway 9 approximately 119 kilometres (74 mi) northeast of Brooks.

The Village of Chinook was named after a "warm dry westerly wind from the Rocky Mountains.[3]

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  1. ^ Alberta Municipal Affairs (2010-04-01). "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-02-29. Retrieved 2010-07-11.
  2. ^ Statistics Canada (2010-03-05). "Standard Geographical Classification 2006 – Special Area No. 3, geographical codes and localities, 2006". Archived from the original on 2011-07-06. Retrieved 2010-07-11.
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Coordinates: 51°26′58″N 110°55′31″W / 51.44944°N 110.92528°W / 51.44944; -110.92528 (Chinook)