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LOCATION AND GEOGRAPHY

The Lac La Biche region is situated in an ecological area described as central mixed wood boreal forest. It’s characterized by level/rolling terrain, with an abundance of water bodies and large wetlands. The bedrock is deeply buried beneath glacial deposits and the vegetation consists primarily of aspen and popular trees with some white spruce, and in the lowlands, tamarack and black spruce.

With wide-spread vegetation, and over 100 lakes, our region is home to many migratory birds.

Distance Chart

Lac La Biche to Edmonton – 220 km
Lac La Biche to Calgary – 530 km
Lac La Biche to Fort McMurray – 290 km
Lac La Biche to Conklin– 140 km
Lac La Biche to Medicine Hat – 620 km
Lac La Biche to Grande Prairie – 540 km

 

GPS Coordinates for Lac La Biche: 54 degrees latitude, -112 degrees longitude

Elevation: 567 metres (1,860 feet)

Annual Precipitation:
Rain 323.2 millimetres (12.91 inches)
Snow 41 centimetres (16.5 inches)

Frost Free Days: 109 frost free days

Hours of Sunshine/Year: 2,240 hours.