County of 40 Mile
The County of Forty Mile No. 8 is located in Southeast Alberta an equal distance from (approx 1 hours drive) from the City of Medicine Hat and City of Lethbridge. The County is a vast area containing 78 townships of land bordering the United States to the south and the South Saskatchewan River to the North, encompassing portions of Townships 1 to 13 and Ranges 5 to 14. Located within County boundaries are the Village of Foremost and Town of Bow Island.