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Welcome to Grand Marais ...

Time Zone: Grand Marais lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC), CDT- Heure Avancée du Centre (HAC).

Grand Marais lies within the (204) area code.

The Canadian Postal Code for Grand Marais: R0E<1>

Communities near Grand Marais ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Grand Marais and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2006<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Almdals Cove   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Balsam Bay   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Belair   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Dunnottar   [Map]   692   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gimli   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Halcyon Cove   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Grand Marais.

Communities Also Named Grand Marais ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Grand Marais - they are located in Michigan and Minnesota.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Grand Marais.

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 Grand Marais. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Grand Marais:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grand Marais ...

Looking for more information about Grand Marais? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Grand Marais, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Grand Marais.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Manitoba: www.gov.mb.ca/



Footnotes ...

<1>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. In the case of Grand Marais, we provide only the FSA and not the LDU. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Grand Marais). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Grand Marais or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Grand Marais. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Grand Marais) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Grand Marais. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grand Marais

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grand Marais. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.5509, Longitude: -96.6295     [Map].

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<3>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Grand Marais were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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